Deuterate Definition

do͝otə-rāt, dyo͝o-
deuterate
verb
To introduce deuterium into (a chemical compound).
American Heritage

(chemistry) To replace one or more hydrogen atoms in a molecule with deuterium.

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Origin of Deuterate

  • deuter(ium) –ate

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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