hydroxylate

verb
hy·​drox·​yl·​ate | \hī-ˈdräk-sə-ˌlāt \
hydroxylated; hydroxylating

Definition of hydroxylate 

transitive verb

: to introduce hydroxyl into

Other Words from hydroxylate

hydroxylation \ hī-​ˌdräk-​sə-​ˈlā-​shən \ noun

First Known Use of hydroxylate

circa 1909, in the meaning defined above

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