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decarbonylate

[ dee-kahr-buh-nl-eyt ]
/ di藞k蓱r b蓹 nl藢e瑟t /
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verb (used with object), de路car路bo路ny路lat路ed, de路car路bo路ny路lat路ing.Chemistry.
to remove the carbonyl group from (an organic compound).
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OTHER WORDS FROM decarbonylate

de路car路bon路yl路a路tion, noun
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