Meaning of CATALYTIC in English
adj. Chem. relating to or involving catalysis. catalytic converter a device incorporated in the exhaust system of a motor vehicle, with a catalyst for converting pollutant gases into harmless products. catalytic cracker a device for cracking (see CRACK v. 9) petroleum oils by catalysis.
Concise Oxford English dictionary. Краткий оксфордский словарь английского языка. 2012