tautomerize

[ taw-tom-uh-rahyz ]
/ tɔˈtɒm əˌraɪz /

verb (used without object), tau·tom·er·ized, tau·tom·er·iz·ing.

to undergo tautomerism.

verb (used with object), tau·tom·er·ized, tau·tom·er·iz·ing.

to cause to undergo tautomerism.

Nearby words

  1. tautologous,
  2. tautology,
  3. tautomer,
  4. tautomeric fiber,
  5. tautomerism,
  6. tautonym,
  7. tautonymous,
  8. tautosyllabic,
  9. tav,
  10. tavel

Also especially British, tau·tom·er·ise.

Origin of tautomerize


Related formstau·tom·er·iz·a·ble, adjectivetau·tom·er·i·za·tion, nounnon·tau·tom·er·iz·a·ble, adjective

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