Übersetzung von “catalyst” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch

catalyst

noun uk /ˈkæt.əl.ɪst/ us /ˈkæt̬-/

specialized chemistry something that makes a chemical reaction happen more quickly without itself being changed

catalizador

an event or person that causes great change

catalizador
The high suicide rate acted as a catalyst for change in the prison system.

(Übersetzung von “catalyst” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)

catalyst

noun /kӕtəlist/

(chemistry) a substance which causes or assists a chemical change in another substance without itself undergoing any permanent chemical change

catalizador
Silver is used as a catalyst to convert ethylene into ethylene oxide.

someone or something that helps bring about a change

catalizador
The crisis has acted as a catalyst for long overdue reforms.
catalytic adjective

catalíctico
Copper has a catalytic effect on the oxidation of ferrous iron.

(Übersetzung von “catalyst” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)