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hydrodesulfurization

or hy路dro路de路sul路phur路i路za路tion

[ hahy-droh-dee-suhl-fyer-uh-zey-shuhn, -fer-uh- ]
/ 藢ha瑟 dro蕣 di藢s蕦l fy蓹r 蓹藞ze瑟 蕛蓹n, -f蓹r 蓹- /
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noun
desulfurization by catalytic agents of the sulfur-rich hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum or the like during cracking or hydrocracking.
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Also especially British, hydrodesulphurisation .

Origin of hydrodesulfurization

First recorded in 1945鈥50; hydro-2 + desulfurization
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