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hydrogenolysis

[ hahy-droh-juh-nol-uh-sis ]
/ 藢ha瑟 dro蕣 d蕭蓹藞n蓲l 蓹 s瑟s /
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noun, plural hy路dro路gen路ol路y路ses [hahy-droh-juh-nol-uh-seez]. /藢ha瑟 dro蕣 d蕭蓹藞n蓲l 蓹藢siz/.
decomposition of a compound resulting from its interaction with hydrogen.
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Origin of hydrogenolysis

First recorded in 1930鈥35; hydrogen + -o- + -lysis
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British Dictionary definitions for hydrogenolysis

hydrogenolysis
/ (藢ha瑟dr蓹蕣d蕭瑟藞n蓲l瑟s瑟s) /

noun
a chemical reaction in which a compound is decomposed by hydrogen
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