catalysis

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From Ancient Greek κατάλυσις ‎(katálusis, dissolution), from καταλύω ‎(katalúō, I dissolve), from κατά ‎(katá, down) + λύω ‎(lúō, I loose).

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catalysis ‎(plural catalyses)

  1. (chemistry) The increase of the rate of a chemical reaction induced by a catalyst.

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