dehydrochlorination

noun
de·​hy·​dro·​chlo·​ri·​na·​tion | \(ˌ)dē-ˌhī-drə-ˌklȯr-ə-ˈnā-shən \

Definition of dehydrochlorination 

: the process of removing hydrogen and chlorine or hydrogen chloride from a compound

Other Words from dehydrochlorination

dehydrochlorinate \ -​ˈklȯr-​ə-​ˌnāt \ transitive verb

First Known Use of dehydrochlorination

1936, in the meaning defined above

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dehydrochlorination

noun
de·​hy·​dro·​chlo·​ri·​na·​tion | \-ˌklōr-ə-ˈnā-shən, -ˌklȯr- \

Medical Definition of dehydrochlorination 

: the process of removing hydrogen and chlorine or hydrogen chloride from a compound

Other Words from dehydrochlorination

dehydrochlorinate \ -​ˈklōr-​ə-​ˌnāt, -​ˈklȯr-​ \ transitive verb dehydrochlorinated; dehydrochlorinating

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