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crackingadjective

uk   us   /ˈkræk.ɪŋ/ UK informal

crackingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈkræk.ɪŋ/ specialized
a ​process in which ​large molecules of a hydrocarbon are ​broken down into ​smallermolecules
(Definition of cracking from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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crackingnoun [U]

 /ˈkræk·ɪŋ/
chemistry a ​process in which ​largemolecules of a ​hydrocarbon are ​broken down into ​smallermolecules
(Definition of cracking from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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