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hy·dro·gen·ol·y·sis

 (hī′drō-jə-nŏl′ĭ-sĭs)
n.
The breaking of a chemical bond in an organic molecule with the simultaneous addition of a hydrogen atom to each of the resulting molecular fragments.
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hydrogenolysis

(ˌhaɪdrəʊdʒɪˈnɒlɪsɪs)
n
(Chemistry) a chemical reaction in which a compound is decomposed by hydrogen
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First, a '2,5-hexanedione' was produced by the hydrogenolysis of cellulose under mild conditions.
Platinum compounds are also used in the selective oxidation of primary alcohols and hydrogenolysis of cyclopropyl group in to an isopropyl group.
This reaction can be carried out by means of two ways: the hydrogenolysis (C-S bound hydrogenolysis, HDS) way or the hydrogenation way (HID).
reported a novel 3Al-15W-3Ni catalyst prepared by one-pot hydrothermal sol-gel process for selective hydrogenolysis of cellulose into EG.
However, the present results are generally in a trend with other studies where low Co concentration catalysts were reported to be active for hydrogenation and hydrogenolysis reactions [22, 23].
Marburg (DSM 2133) (which has since been reclassified as Methanothermobacter marburgensis [146]), and Methanothrix soehngenii (DSM 2139) dechlorinate 1,2-dichloroethane through dihaloelimination to the product ethylene and through hydrogenolysis to chloroethane [147].
Development of cerium promoted copper-magnesium catalysts for biomass valorization: selective hydrogenolysis of bioglycerol.
(24) In the course of our studies for developing a protection free glycosylation by using one-step preparable glycosyl donors, we were interested in the chemical behavior of 4,6-dihydroxy-1,3,5-triazin-2-yl [beta]-glucoside and tried to prepare it by hydrogenolysis of the corresponding 4,6-dibenzyloxy derivative as a synthetic precursor.
Mashimo, "Effects of the oxidation pretreatment with hydrogen peroxide on the hydrogenolysis reactivity of coal liquefaction residue," Fuel Processing Technology, vol.