phosphorized

adjective
phos·​pho·​rized
variants: also British phosphorised \ ˈfäs-​fə-​ˌrīzd How to pronounce phosphorised (audio) \

Medical Definition of phosphorized

: containing phosphorus phosphorized fat

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“Phosphorized.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/phosphorized. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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