Definitions for "Catalytic"
Relating to, or causing, catalysis.
An agent employed in catalysis, as platinum black, aluminium chloride, etc.
The chemical or biological process whereby the presence and/or participation of an external catalyst molecule (i.e., enzyme), causes a chemical reaction to occur or to improve reaction performance without ultimately altering the catalyst molecule.
Converter A motor vehicle pollution control device designed to reduce emissions such as oxides of nitrogen, hydrocarbons, and carbon monoxide. Catalytic converters have been required equipment on all new motor motor vehicles sold in California since 1979.