Haber process

noun
Ha·​ber process | \ ˈhä-bər- How to pronounce Haber process (audio) \

Definition of Haber process

: a catalytic process for synthesizing ammonia from nitrogen and hydrogen

First Known Use of Haber process

1912, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Haber process

Fritz Haber †1934 German chemist

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“Haber process.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Haber%20process. Accessed 29 Feb. 2020.

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