styrenate

transitive verb
styre·​nate | \ ˈstīrəˌnāt, ˈstir- \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of styrenate

: to combine with styrene, alpha-methyl-styrene, or a similar polymerizable monomer styrenated drying oils, and styrenated alkyds as a base for many protective coatingsEncyclopedia of Chemical Technology

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Other Words from styrenate

styrenation \ ˌ⸗⸗ˈnāshən \ noun, plural -s

History and Etymology for styrenate

styrene + -ate

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“Styrenate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/styrenate. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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