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chloridize

[klawr-i-dahyz, klohr-] /ˈklɔr ɪˌdaɪz, ˈkloʊr-/
verb (used with object), chloridized, chloridizing.
1.
to convert (the metal of an ore) into a chloride by treating with chlorine or hydrochloric acid.
Also, especially British, chloridise.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; chloride + -ize
Related forms
unchloridized, adjective
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