hydroxylate

/haɪˈdrɒksəleɪt/ (say huy'droksuhlayt)

verb (t) (hydroxylated, hydroxylating)
to introduce a hydroxyl group into (a molecule or compound).
{hydroxyl + -ate1}
hydroxylation /haɪˌdrɒksəˈleɪʃən/ (say huy.droksuh'layshuhn), noun

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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