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perchlorinate

[ per-klawr-uh-neyt, -klohr- ]
/ p蓹r藞kl蓴r 蓹藢ne瑟t, -藞klo蕣r- /
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verb (used with object), per路chlo路ri路nat路ed, per路chlo路ri路nat路ing.Chemistry.
to combine with the maximum proportion of chlorine.
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Origin of perchlorinate

First recorded in 1855鈥60; per- + chlorinate

OTHER WORDS FROM perchlorinate

per路chlo路ri路na路tion, noun
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