de-ethanize

transitive verb
de-eth·​a·​nize | \ (ˈ)dē¦ethəˌnīz \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of de-ethanize

: to remove ethane and sometimes lighter fractions from (as cracked gasoline) by distillation

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Other Words from de-ethanize

de-ethanizer \ -​zə(r) \ noun, plural -s

History and Etymology for de-ethanize

de- + ethane + -ize

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“De-ethanize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/de-ethanize. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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