hydrogenate

verb hy·dro·ge·nate \ hī-ˈdrä-jə-ˌnāt , ˈhī-drə- \

Definition of hydrogenate

hydrogenated; hydrogenating
: to combine or treat with or expose to hydrogen; especially : to add hydrogen to the molecule of (an unsaturated organic compound)

hydrogenation

play \hī-ˌdrä-jə-ˈnā-shən, ˌhī-drə-\ noun

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1809

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hydrogenate

transitive verb hy·dro·ge·nate \ hī-ˈdräj-ə-ˌnāt , ˈhī-drə-jə- \

medical Definition of hydrogenate

hydrogenated; hydrogenating
: to combine or treat with or expose to hydrogen; especially : to add hydrogen to the molecule of (an unsaturated organic compound)

hydrogenation

play \hī-ˌdräj-ə-ˈnā-shən, ˌhī-drə-jə-\ noun

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