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brominate

Syllabification: bro·min·ate
Pronunciation: /ˈbrōməˌnāt/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of brominate in English:

verb

[with object]
1Treat with bromine.
1.1 (usually as adjective brominated) Introduce one or more bromine atoms into a compound or molecule, usually in place of hydrogen: brominated flame retardants

Derivatives

bromination

1
Pronunciation: /ˌbrōməˈnāSHən/
noun

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