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protonate

verb pro·ton·ate \ˈprō-tə-ˌnāt\
pro·ton·at·edpro·ton·at·ing

Definition of PROTONATE

transitive verb
:  to add a proton to
intransitive verb
:  to acquire an additional proton
pro·ton·ation \ˌprō-tə-ˈnā-shən\ noun

First Known Use of PROTONATE

1946

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