verb. ['ˈhaɪdrədʒəˌneɪt'] combine or treat with or expose to hydrogen; add hydrogen to the molecule of (an unsaturated organic compound).
Rhymes with Hydrogenate
Sentences with hydrogenate
1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Since the reason food manufacturers hydrogenate oils is to make them firm at room temperature, they have no need to hydrogenate oils that they plan to sell in their natural, liquid form.
2. Verb, base form
Because palm kernel oil is already high in saturated fats, manufacturers need not hydrogenate it as thoroughly as other oils like soybean oil.