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chlo·ri·nate

 (klôr′ə-nāt′)
tr.v. chlo·ri·nat·ed, chlo·ri·nat·ing, chlo·ri·nates
To treat or combine with chlorine or a chlorine compound.

chlo′ri·na′tion n.
chlo′ri·na′tor n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chlorination - the addition or substitution of chlorine in organic compounds
chemical action, chemical change, chemical process - (chemistry) any process determined by the atomic and molecular composition and structure of the substances involved
prechlorination - chlorination prior to another chemical process
2.chlorination - disinfection of water by the addition of small amounts of chlorine or a chlorine compound
disinfection - treatment to destroy harmful microorganisms
Translations

chlorination

[ˌklɔːrɪˈneɪʃən] Ncloración f, tratamiento m con cloro

chlorination

n (of water)Chloren nt

chlorination

n cloración f
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In this issue of EHP, investigators assess the reproductive toxicity of a mixture of chlorination DBPs in rats.
Than direct losses of chlorine for disinfection of drinking water, in addition to odors may be irritating to respiratory tract, mucosal injury, burns pointed out [4] Disinfected with chlorine compounds often leads to the formation of disinfection by side [DBP] such as THMs Halo Acetic acid amount of THMs and other halogenated compounds resulting from incomplete oxidation of organic matter in the water is chlorinated to [7,6,5] Electrochemical disinfection method [electrolysis of water soluble salt] that produces several oxidizing alternative to chlorination is.
Uptake of chlorination disinfection by-products; a review and a discussion of its implications for epidemiological studies.
POU chlorination currently plays a major role in providing safe drinking water in many rural areas without piped distribution systems (Rangel, Lopez, Mejia, Mendoza, & Luby, 2003; Reller et al.
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Currently, he and others are exploring a host of possible options, including the development of vaccines, chlorination of livestock drinking water, and cattle diets laced with bacteria designed to kill O157:H7 or keep it from colonizing the animals' guts.
The second observation was that, in his test batch set up in 1965, the writer found that samples of rubber which were prone to MD, but which had been immersed in a saturated solution of chlorine, became immune to surface attack, due to the chlorination of the rubber.