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de·hy·dro·gen·ate

 (dē′hī-drŏj′ə-nāt′, dē-hī′drə-jə-)
tr.v. de·hy·dro·gen·at·ed, de·hy·dro·gen·at·ing, de·hy·dro·gen·ates
To remove hydrogen from.

de·hy′dro·gen·a′tion n.

dehydrogenate

(diːˈhaɪdrədʒəˌneɪt) ,

dehydrogenize

or

dehydrogenise

vb
(Chemistry) (tr) to remove hydrogen from
deˌhydrogeˈnation, deˌhydrogeniˈzation, deˌhydrogeniˈsation n

de•hy•dro•gen•ate

(diˈhaɪ drə dʒəˌneɪt, ˌdi haɪˈdrɒdʒ ə-)

v.t. -at•ed, -at•ing.
to remove hydrogen from.
[1840–50]
de•hy`dro•gen•a′tion, n.

dehydrogenate


Past participle: dehydrogenated
Gerund: dehydrogenating

Imperative
dehydrogenate
dehydrogenate
Present
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he/she/it dehydrogenates
we dehydrogenate
you dehydrogenate
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Preterite
I dehydrogenated
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he/she/it dehydrogenated
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you dehydrogenated
they dehydrogenated
Present Continuous
I am dehydrogenating
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he/she/it is dehydrogenating
we are dehydrogenating
you are dehydrogenating
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Present Perfect
I have dehydrogenated
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he/she/it has dehydrogenated
we have dehydrogenated
you have dehydrogenated
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Past Continuous
I was dehydrogenating
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Past Perfect
I had dehydrogenated
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we had dehydrogenated
you had dehydrogenated
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Future
I will dehydrogenate
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Future Perfect
I will have dehydrogenated
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Future Continuous
I will be dehydrogenating
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you will be dehydrogenating
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been dehydrogenating
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been dehydrogenating
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been dehydrogenating
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we had been dehydrogenating
you had been dehydrogenating
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Conditional
I would dehydrogenate
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you would dehydrogenate
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Past Conditional
I would have dehydrogenated
you would have dehydrogenated
he/she/it would have dehydrogenated
we would have dehydrogenated
you would have dehydrogenated
they would have dehydrogenated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.dehydrogenate - remove hydrogen from
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
oxygenise, oxygenize - dehydrogenate with oxygen
hydrogenate - combine or treat with or expose to hydrogen; add hydrogen to the molecule of (an unsaturated organic compound)
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Copper-based catalysts were found to be excellent catalysts for ethanol dehydrogenation because of their ability to maintain the C-C bond intact while dehydrogenating the C-O bond.
Since separation of these cuts was not practicable, the idea of dehydrogenating the alcohols to form aldehydes and ketones was developed.