thermofor process

noun, often capitalized T
ther·​mo·​for process | \ˈthərməˌfȯ(ə)r-\

Definition of thermofor process 

: a catalytic cracking process in which the catalyst is passed by gravity through the oil or oil vapors in a tall reactor

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for thermofor process

therm- + reforming

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about thermofor process

Share thermofor process

Statistics for thermofor process

Look-up Popularity

Comments on thermofor process

What made you want to look up thermofor process? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

full of whispering sounds

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Vocab Quiz

  • the-education-of-achilles-eugne-delacroix
  • Which is a synonym of discomfit?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!