bromize

[ broh-mahyz ]
/ ˈbroʊ maɪz /

verb (used with object), bro·mized, bro·miz·ing. Chemistry.

to treat or combine with bromine or a bromide.

Nearby words

  1. brominate,
  2. bromine,
  3. bromine pentafluoride,
  4. brominism,
  5. bromism,
  6. bromley,
  7. bromo-,
  8. bromoacetone,
  9. bromochloromethane,
  10. bromocriptine

Also especially British, bro·mise.

Origin of bromize

First recorded in 1850–55; brom- + -ize

Related formsbro·mi·za·tion, nounbro·miz·er, noun

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