aldolize

verb

al·​dol·​ize
ˈal-də-ˌlīz
-ed/-ing/-s

transitive verb

: to convert into an aldol

Word History

Etymology

aldol + -ize

First Known Use

circa 1921, in the meaning defined at transitive sense

Time Traveler
The first known use of aldolize was circa 1921

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“Aldolize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aldolize. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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