brominate

verb
bro·​mi·​nate | \ˈbrō-mə-ˌnāt \
brominated; brominating

Definition of brominate 

transitive verb

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

Other Words from brominate

bromination \ˌbrō-​mə-​ˈnā-​shən \ noun

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1873, in the meaning defined above

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brominate

transitive verb
bro·​mi·​nate | \ˈbrō-mə-ˌnāt \
brominated; brominating

Medical Definition of brominate 

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

Other Words from brominate

bromination \ˌbrō-​mə-​ˈnā-​shən \ noun

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