[ ahy-som-uh-rahyz ]
/ aɪˈsɒm əˌraɪz /
verb (used with or without object), i·som·er·ized, i·som·er·iz·ing. Chemistry.
to convert into an isomer.
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Also especially British, i·som·er·ise.
OTHER WORDS FROM isomerizei·som·er·i·za·tion, noun
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Most of those who died were in trailers next to the isomerization unit, which boosts octane in gasoline, when it blew up.
British Dictionary definitions for isomerization
/ (aɪˈsɒməˌraɪz) /
chem to change or cause to change from one isomer to another
Derived forms of isomerizeisomerization or isomerisation, noun
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Medical definitions for isomerization
[ ī-sŏm′ər-ĭ-zā′shən ]
A process in which one isomer is formed from another.
Other words from isomerizationi•som′er•ize′ (-ə-rīz′) v.
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