iodine
Pronunciation
  • enPR: ī'ədīn, ī'ədĭn, ī'ədēn, IPA: /ˈaɪ.əˌdaɪn, -dɪn, -diːn/
Noun

iodine (uncountable)

  1. A chemical element (symbol: I) with an atomic number of 53; one of the halogens.
  2. An antiseptic incorporating the element.
    Synonyms: tincture of iodine
  3. (countable, uncountable, obsolete) An iodide.
Translations Translations
  • German: Jodtinktur
  • Portuguese: iodo
  • Russian: раствор йод
Verb

iodine (iodines, present participle iodining; past and past participle iodined)

  1. (transitive) to treat with iodine.
    Synonyms: iodinate



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