deuterate

deuterate

[doo-tuh-reyt, dyoo-]
verb (used with object), deuterated, deuterating. Chemistry.
to add deuterium to (a chemical compound).

Origin:
deuter(ium) + -ate1

deuteration, noun
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deuterate (ˈdjuːtəˌreɪt)
 
vb
to treat or combine with deuterium

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