anhydridization

noun

an·​hy·​drid·​i·​za·​tion
variants also British anhydridisation
(¦)anˌhīdrə̇də̇ˈzāshən,
-ˌdīˈz-
or anhydrization or British anhydrisation
(ˌ)anˌhīdrə̇ˈz-
plural -s
: the process of anhydridizing or the state of being anhydridized

Word History

First Known Use

1874, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anhydridization was in 1874

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“Anhydridization.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anhydridization. Accessed 20 Feb. 2024.

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