Transesterification vs Transesterify - What's the difference?

transesterification | transesterify |


As a noun transesterification

is (organic chemistry) the reaction of an ester with an alcohol in order to replace the alkoxy group; it is used in the synthesis of polyesters and in the production of biodiesel.

As a verb transesterify is

to subject to transesterification.

transesterification

English

Noun

(wikipedia transesterification) (en noun)
  • (organic chemistry) The reaction of an ester with an alcohol in order to replace the alkoxy group; it is used in the synthesis of polyesters and in the production of biodiesel
  • transesterify

    English

    Verb

  • To subject to transesterification.