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tr.v. i·o·dat·ed, i·o·dat·ing, i·o·dates
To combine, impregnate, or treat with iodine.
n. (-dāt′, -dĭt)
A salt of iodic acid.
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(Elements & Compounds) a salt of iodic acid
(Chemistry) (tr) another word for iodize
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n., v. -dat•ed, -dat•ing. n.
1. a salt of iodic acid, as sodium iodate, NaIO3.v.t.
2. to iodize.
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Past participle: iodated
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