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hydrogenization

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In chem., the production of combination with hydrogen.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Carole extols the virtues of Crisco, explaining why all buttercream frosting should be made with it; she does not mention hydrogenization or trans fatness.

    Let Me Eat Cake

  • The New York City Board of Health on Tuesday proposed a near total ban on artificial trans fats — those that are made synthetically when food processors harden fat to make it more like butter in a process called hydrogenization.

    Pros and Cons of New York’s Proposed Trans Fat Ban | Impact Lab

  • And this has been true since before hydrogenization was shown to create potentially harmful compounds.

    Pastry Proposal

  • Neste Oil produces NExBTL renewable diesel from vegetable oil and waste animal fat using proprietary hydrogenization technology.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

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