Definitions for catalyzeˈkæt lˌaɪz

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

cat•a•lyzeˈkæt lˌaɪz(v.t.)-lyzed, -lyz•ing.

  1. to act upon by catalysis.

    Category: Chemistry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. catalyze, catalyse(verb)

    change by catalysis or cause to catalyze


  1. catalyze(Verb)

    To bring about the catalysis of a chemical reaction.

  2. catalyze(Verb)

    To accelerate a process.

  3. catalyze(Verb)

    To inspire significantly by catalysis.


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