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deuterate

[doo-tuh-reyt, dyoo-] /ˈdu təˌreɪt, ˈdyu-/
verb (used with object), deuterated, deuterating. Chemistry
1.
to add deuterium to (a chemical compound).
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deuteration, noun
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deuterate

/ˈdjuːtəˌreɪt/
verb
1.
to treat or combine with deuterium
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