anhydridize

transitive verb an·hy·drid·ize \anˈhīdrəˌdīz\
variants: or

anhydrize

also British

anhydrise

\-ˌdrīz\

Definition of anhydridize

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. :  to convert into an anhydride

Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:

  • 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

1911

First Known Use of anhydridize

1911


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up anhydridize? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a brief usually trivial fact

Get Word of the Day daily email!