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See also: Reformer and réformer

English

Etymology

reform +‎ -er

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɔː(r)mə(r)

Noun

reformer (plural reformers)

  1. One who reforms, or who works for reform.
  2. (historical) One who was involved in the Reformation.
  3. (chemical engineering, fuel cells) A device which converts hydrocarbons into a hydrogen-rich mixture of gases.
  4. (chemical engineering, petrochemistry) A device used to convert petroleum refinery naphthas, typically having low octane ratings, into high-octane liquid products called reformates.

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Translations


French

Verb

reformer

  1. to reform, to get/put back together

Conjugation

Further reading


Latin

Verb

reformer

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of reformō

Norwegian Bokmål

Noun

reformer m

  1. indefinite plural of reform

Verb

reformer

  1. imperative of reformere

Norwegian Nynorsk

Noun

reformer f

  1. indefinite plural of reform

Swedish

Noun

reformer

  1. indefinite plural of reform