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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Undergo a chemical reaction in which water reacts with a compound to produce other compounds

Usage examples (32)
  • Thus bismuth chloride may hydrolyze by successive steps, as shown in the equations
  • In addition, the enzymes hydrolyze not only the starches but some of the proteins as well.
  • However, microorganisms have the capacity to hydrolyze them, reducing their levels even further (14).
  • Crockpots, you know, are designed to allow for long, slow things to hydrolyze and denature in the collagen. for more
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