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nitrogenize

[nahy-troj-uh-nahyz, nahy-truh-juh-] /naɪˈtrɒdʒ əˌnaɪz, ˈnaɪ trə dʒə-/
verb (used with object), nitrogenized, nitrogenizing.
1.
to combine with nitrogen or add nitrogenous material to.
Also, especially British, nitrogenise.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; nitrogen + -ize
Related forms
nitrogenization, nitrogenation, noun
nonnitrogenized, adjective
unnitrogenized, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for nitrogenize

nitrogenize

/naɪˈtrɒdʒɪˌnaɪz/
verb
1.
to combine or treat with nitrogen or a nitrogen compound
Derived Forms
nitrogenization, nitrogenisation, noun
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