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Hydrolysis (Scch)

Definition
A chemical reaction in which water reacts with a compound to produce other compounds; involves the splitting of a bond and the addition of the hydrogen cation and the hydroxide anion from the water. (Source: wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn)
Broader Term
Chemical reactions (Scc)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Catalysis (Scca)
Combination (Chemistry) (Sccb)
Detonation (Sccc)
Explosions (Sccd)
Fermentation (Scce)
Hydration (Sccf)
Hydrogenation (Sccg)
Ion exchange (Scci)
Neutralization (Sccj)
Oxidation (Sccm)
Photochemical reactions (Sccn)
Polymerization (Sccp)
Reduction (Chemistry) (Sccr)
Replacement (Chemistry) (Sccs)
Synthesis (Chemistry) (Scct)
Vulcanization (Sccv)
Reactions in asphalt (Sccw)
Reactions in concrete (Sccy)