hydrolyze hydrolyze  /ˈhaɪd rə ˌlaɪz/

Definition(s):

  • (v) undergo hydrolysis; decompose by reacting with water

Quotes

  • Ramakrishna explained the benefits of their novel filter material to Nanowerk: "We synthesized a new compound, which is a derivative of β-cyclodextrin, and found it to possess the capacity to hydrolyze nerve agent simulants. This catalyst,...
    on Jun 12, 2006 By: Sri Ramakrishna Source: Newswire Today (press release)

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