Meaning of ALKYLATE in English

I. ˈalkəˌlāt transitive verb

( -ed/-ing/-s )

Etymology: alkyl + -ate

: to introduce one or more alkyl groups into (a compound)

II. “, -_lə̇t noun

( -s )

: a product of alkylation ; especially in petroleum refining : a mixture of liquid paraffins (as isooctane) of high antiknock value used as a blending agent for gasoline (as aviation gasoline)

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