heterogeneous catalysis


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heterogeneous catalysis

[‚hed·ə·rə′jē·nē·əs kə′tal·ə·səs]
(chemistry)
A chemical process in which the catalyst is in a separate phase, usually the reactants and products are in gaseous or liquid phases and the catalyst is a solid, and the catalytic reaction occurs on the surface of the solid.
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