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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
I dehydrogenate
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he/she/it dehydrogenates
we dehydrogenate
you dehydrogenate
they dehydrogenate
Preterite
I dehydrogenated
you dehydrogenated
he/she/it dehydrogenated
we dehydrogenated
you dehydrogenated
they dehydrogenated
Present Continuous
I am dehydrogenating
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he/she/it is dehydrogenating
we are dehydrogenating
you are dehydrogenating
they are dehydrogenating
Present Perfect
I have dehydrogenated
you have dehydrogenated
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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we will be dehydrogenating
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
you would dehydrogenate
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you would dehydrogenate
they would dehydrogenate
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.
In dehydrogenating aliphatic and cyclic aliphatic components with the aid of elementary sulphur or selenium, hydrogen does not split in elementary form, as in the case of classical solidification of pitch, but as hydrogen sulphide.
Since separation of these cuts was not practicable, the idea of dehydrogenating the alcohols to form aldehydes and ketones was developed.