tritiate

/ (ˈtrɪtɪˌeɪt) /

verb

(tr) to replace normal hydrogen atoms in (a compound) by those of tritium

Nearby words

  1. tritanopia,
  2. trite,
  3. tritely,
  4. tritheism,
  5. trithing,
  6. triticale,
  7. triticum,
  8. tritium,
  9. tritoma,
  10. triton

Derived Formstritiation, noun

Word Origin for tritiate

C20: from triti (um) + -ate 1

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