hy·​dro·​ly·​sate | \ hī-ˈdrä-lə-ˌsāt How to pronounce hydrolysate (audio) \
variants: or less commonly hydrolyzate \ hī-​ˈdrä-​lə-​ˌzāt How to pronounce hydrolyzate (audio) \

Definition of hydrolysate

: a product of hydrolysis

Examples of hydrolysate in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web There are all manner of organic houseplant fertilizers (microbe food, right?) ranging from kelp, bone meal, rock phosphate, humic and fulvic acids and fish emulsions, as well as fish hydrolysates. Jeff Lowenfels, Anchorage Daily News, "It’s time for indoor plants. That means it’s time for indoor plant lights.," 24 Oct. 2019 To make Garrett Juice Plus concentrate, add 1 pint fish hydrolysate (liquid fish). Howard Garrett, Dallas News, "How to make this do-it-yourself organic fertilizer and pest control spray," 18 June 2019 Additionally, a 2008 study treated athletes with 10 grams of collagen hydrolysate. Elise Deming, Rdn, Ldn, Philly.com, "What is collagen and why are people eating it?," 26 Feb. 2018 The plant shut down after Nov. 20 when about 450 gallons of hydrolysate spilled because of a seal failure in a storage tank. Jesse Paul, The Denver Post, "Chemical weapons destruction testing resumes in Pueblo after November spill discovery," 10 Jan. 2017

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First Known Use of hydrolysate

1915, in the meaning defined above

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“Hydrolysate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hydrolysate. Accessed 25 Feb. 2020.

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hy·​dro·​ly·​sate | \ hī-ˈdräl-ə-ˌsāt, ˌhī-drə-ˈlī- How to pronounce hydrolysate (audio) \
variants: or hydrolyzate \ -​ˌzāt How to pronounce hydrolyzate (audio) \

Medical Definition of hydrolysate

: a product of hydrolysis

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