"chlorination" Definition

  1. n. The act or process of subjecting anything to the action of chlorine; especially, a process for the extraction of gold by exposure of the auriferous material to chlorine gas.

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Position in dictionary: 17014 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "chlorination": 1
Words that end with "chlorination": 1
Words that contain "chlorination": 1
Next words in dictionary: chlorine, chloriodic, chloriodine, chlorite, chloritic, chlormethane, chloro-, chlorocruorin, chlorodyne, chloroform
Previous words in dictionary: chlorinating, chlorinated, chlorinate, chlorimetry, chloridize, chloridic, chloride, chloridate, chloric, chlorhydrin

English Dictionary Definition of chlorination

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