chelation

play
noun che·la·tion \kē-ˈlā-shən also chē-\

Definition of chelation

  1. 1 :  the process of chelating or the quality or state of being chelated

  2. 2 :  chelation therapy

1932

First Known Use of chelation

1932


Medical Dictionary

chelation

play
noun che·la·tion \kē-ˈlā-shən\

Medical Definition of chelation

  1. 1:  the process of chelating or the quality or state of being chelated

  2. 2:  chelation therapy


Learn More about chelation


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up chelation? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

very important or noticeable

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • alphabet-magnets
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ