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hydrolyze

[ hahy-druh-lahyz ]
/ 藞ha瑟 dr蓹藢la瑟z /
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verb (used with or without object), hy路dro路lyzed, hy路dro路lyz路ing.
to subject or be subjected to hydrolysis.
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Also especially British, hy路dro路lyse .

Origin of hydrolyze

First recorded in 1875鈥80; hydro(lysis) + -lyze

OTHER WORDS FROM hydrolyze

hy路dro路lyz路a路ble, adjectivehy路dro路ly路za路tion, nounhy路dro路lyz路er, nounun路hy路dro路lyzed, adjective
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