reforming

See also: re-forming

EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

reforming

  1. present participle of reform

NounEdit

reforming (plural reformings)

  1. reformation
  2. (chemistry) A catalytic process, whereby short-chain molecules are combined to make larger ones; used in the petrochemical industry.
    • 1969, Petroleum Times (volume 73, page 1051)
      In the course of the present Five Year Plan period (1966-1970) it is planned to complete nine big units for primary processing and 15 catalytic reformings.

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PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English reforming.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /rɛˈfɔr.miŋk/
  • Rhymes: -ɔrmiŋk
  • Syllabification: re‧for‧ming

NounEdit

reforming m inan

  1. (chemistry) reforming (catalytic process, whereby short-chain molecules are combined to make larger ones; used in the petrochemical industry)

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Further readingEdit

  • reforming in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • reforming in Polish dictionaries at PWN