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brominate

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verb bro·mi·nate \ˈbrō-mə-ˌnāt\

Definition of brominate

bro·mi·nat·edbro·mi·nat·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to treat or cause to combine with bromine or a compound of bromine

bro·mi·na·tion play \ˌbrō-mə-ˈnā-shən\ noun


1873

First Known Use of brominate

1873


Medical Dictionary

brominate

play
transitive verb bro·mi·nate \ˈbrō-mə-ˌnāt\

Medical Definition of brominate

bro·mi·nat·edbro·mi·nat·ing

  1. :  to treat or cause to combine with bromine or a compound of bromine

  2. bro·mi·na·tion \ˌbrō-mə-ˈnā-shən\play noun




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