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

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History and Etymology for thermofor process

therm- + reforming

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“Thermofor process.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thermofor%20process. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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