bromate

noun bro·mate \ ˈbrō-ˌmāt \

Definition of bromate

:a salt of bromic acid

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First Known Use of bromate

1830


Medical Dictionary

1

bromate

noun bro·mate \ ˈbrō-ˌmāt \

medical Definition of bromate

:a salt of bromic acid

2

bromate

transitive verb

medical Definition of bromate

bromated; bromating
:to treat with a bromate; broadly :brominate

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