bromize

bromize

[broh-mahyz]
verb (used with object), bromized, bromizing. Chemistry.
to treat or combine with bromine or a bromide.
Also, especially British, bromise.


Origin:
1850–55; brom- + -ize

bromization, noun
bromizer, noun
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