/ (ˈtrɪtɪˌeɪt) /
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(tr) to replace normal hydrogen atoms in (a compound) by those of tritium
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Derived forms of tritiatetritiation, noun
Word Origin for tritiate
C20: from triti (um) + -ate 1
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