phosphorized

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

Medical Definition of phosphorized

: containing phosphorus phosphorized fat

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phosphoric acid

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“Phosphorized.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/phosphorized. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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