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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To introduce hydroxyl into (a compound).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To introduce a hydroxyl group into a compound

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In chem., to cause to combine with the radical hydroxyl.

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