Definition of “catalysis” - English Dictionary

“catalysis” in British English

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catalysisnoun [ U ]

uk /kəˈtæl.ə.sɪs/ us /kəˈtæl.ə.sɪs/ specialized

the process of making a chemical reaction happen more quickly by using a catalyst

catalytic
adjective uk /ˌkæt.əˈlɪt.ɪk/ us /ˌkæt̬.əˈlɪt̬.ɪk/

(Definition of “catalysis” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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