chlorinate

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verb chlo·ri·nate \ˈklȯr-ə-ˌnāt\

Definition of chlorinate

chlorinated

;

chlorinating

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to treat or combine with chlorine or a chlorine compound

chlorination

play \ˌklȯr-ə-ˈnā-shən\ noun

chlorinator

play \ˈklȯr-ə-ˌnā-tər\ noun

1855

First Known Use of chlorinate

1855


CHLORINATE Defined for English Language Learners

chlorinate

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verb

Definition of chlorinate for English Language Learners

  • : to add chlorine to (something, such as water)


Medical Dictionary

chlorinate

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transitive verb chlo·ri·nate \ˈklōr-ə-ˌnāt, ˈklȯr-\

Medical Definition of chlorinate

chlorinated

;

chlorinating

  1. :  to treat or cause to combine with chlorine or a chlorine compound

chlorination

\ˌklōr-ə-ˈnā-shən, ˌklȯr-\play noun


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