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chlorinate

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verb chlo·ri·nate \ˈklȯr-ə-ˌnāt\

Simple Definition of chlorinate

  • : to add chlorine to (something, such as water)

Full Definition of chlorinate

chlo·ri·nat·edchlo·ri·nat·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to treat or combine with chlorine or a chlorine compound

chlo·ri·na·tion play \ˌklȯr-ə-ˈnā-shən\ noun
chlo·ri·na·tor play \ˈklȯr-ə-ˌnā-tər\ noun

1855

First Known Use of chlorinate

1855

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Medical Dictionary

chlorinate

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transitive verb chlo·ri·nate \ˈklōr-ə-ˌnāt, ˈklȯr-\

Medical Definition of chlorinate

chlo·ri·nat·edchlo·ri·nat·ing

  1. :  to treat or cause to combine with chlorine or a chlorine compound

  2. chlo·ri·na·tion \ˌklōr-ə-ˈnā-shən, ˌklȯr-\play noun




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