HyperDic: catalyze

English > 1 sense of the word catalyze:
VERBchangecatalyze, catalysechange by catalysis or cause to catalyze
catalyze > pronunciation
Soundskae'tahlay.z
Rhymesactualize ... womanize: 266 rhymes with ayz...
English > catalyze: 1 sense > verb 1, change
Meaningchange by catalysis or cause to catalyze.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymcatalyse
Categorychemistry, chemical scienceThe science of matter
Broaderchange state, turnUndergo a transformation or a change of position or action
Spanishcatalizar
Catalancatalitzar
Nounscatalyst(chemistry) a substance that initiates or accelerates a chemical reaction without itself being affected

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