deuterate

verb
deu·ter·ate | \ˈdü-tə-ˌrāt also ˈdyü- \
deuterated; deuterating

Definition of deuterate 

transitive verb

: to introduce deuterium into (a compound)

Other Words from deuterate

deuteration \ˌdyü-tə-ˈrā-shən \ noun

First Known Use of deuterate

1947, in the meaning defined above

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deuterate

transitive verb
deu·ter·ate | \ˈd(y)üt-ə-ˌrāt \
deuterated; deuterating

Medical Definition of deuterate 

: to introduce deuterium into (a compound)

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