dehydrogenation


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de·hy·dro·gen·a·tion

(dē-hī'dro'jen-ā'shŭn),
Removal of a pair of hydrogen atoms from a compound by the action of enzymes (dehydrogenases) or other catalysts.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

de·hy·dro·gen·a·tion

(dē-hī'drō-jĕ-nā'shŭn)
Removal of a pair of hydrogen atoms from a compound by the action of enzymes (dehydrogenases) or other catalysts.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

dehydrogenation

the removal of hydrogen atoms from a donor molecule, which is oxidized, to a receptor molecule which is reduced, a reaction involving DEHYDROGENASES.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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According to a recent interview that the corporation's President and CEO, Ghias Khan, gave to a local media outlet, Engro is looking to build a large polypropylene plant based on propane dehydrogenation technology at Port Qasim.
UK-based Wood Group has secured a contract with Ineos as the programme management partner for its propane dehydrogenation (PDH) project in Antwerp, Belgium, for which SK Engineering & Construction is delivering Feed services .