carbonylation

noun
car·​bon·​yl·​a·​tion | \ (ˌ)kär-ˌbä-nə-ˈlā-shən \

Definition of carbonylation

: the synthesis of a carbonyl compound especially by a reaction involving carbon monoxide

First Known Use of carbonylation

1938, in the meaning defined above

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