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titrate

play
verb, ti·trate \ˈtī-ˌtrāt\

Definition of titrate

titratedtitrating

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to subject to titration

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to perform titration

titratable play \-ˌtrā-tə-bəl\ adjective
titrator play \-ˌtrā-tər\ noun


Origin of titrate

titer


First Known Use: circa 1859


Medical Dictionary

titrate

play
verb ti·trate \ˈtī-ˌtrāt\

Medical Definition of titrate

titrated; titrating

  1. transitive verb

  2. :  to subject to titration

  3. intransitive verb

  4. :  to perform titration

titrator \-ˌtrāt-ər\play noun



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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "titrate"


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