alkylate

(redirected from alkylates)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical.

alkylate

[′al·kə‚lāt]
(organic chemistry)
A product of the alkylation process in petroleum refining.
References in periodicals archive ?
These ultra-potent, DNA-acting IGNs alkylate DNA without crosslinking, which preclinically has resulted in potent anti-leukemia activity with relative sparing of normal hematopoietic progenitor cells.
Albemarle has been working side-by-side with our technology partners for several years to develop a commercially viable and safe option to produce high-quality alkylate without the use of liquid acid catalysts," said Silvio Ghyoot, president of Albemarle's Refining Solutions global business unit.
Losing the oxygen requirement without substituting renewable fuels is expected to result in increased use of alkylates in gasoline.