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tr.v. i·o·dized, i·o·diz·ing, i·o·diz·es
To treat or combine with iodine or an iodide: iodize salt.

i′o·di·za′tion (-dĭ-zā′shən) n.
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(ˈaɪəˌdaɪz) or


(Chemistry) (tr) to treat or react with iodine or an iodine compound. Also: iodate
ˌiodiˈzation, ˌiodiˈsation n
ˈioˌdizer, ˈioˌdiser n
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(ˈaɪ əˌdaɪz)

v.t. -dized, -diz•ing.
to treat or affect with iodine or an iodide.
i`o•di•za′tion, n.
i′o•diz`er, n.
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Past participle: iodized
Gerund: iodizing

I iodize
you iodize
he/she/it iodizes
we iodize
you iodize
they iodize
I iodized
you iodized
he/she/it iodized
we iodized
you iodized
they iodized
Present Continuous
I am iodizing
you are iodizing
he/she/it is iodizing
we are iodizing
you are iodizing
they are iodizing
Present Perfect
I have iodized
you have iodized
he/she/it has iodized
we have iodized
you have iodized
they have iodized
Past Continuous
I was iodizing
you were iodizing
he/she/it was iodizing
we were iodizing
you were iodizing
they were iodizing
Past Perfect
I had iodized
you had iodized
he/she/it had iodized
we had iodized
you had iodized
they had iodized
I will iodize
you will iodize
he/she/it will iodize
we will iodize
you will iodize
they will iodize
Future Perfect
I will have iodized
you will have iodized
he/she/it will have iodized
we will have iodized
you will have iodized
they will have iodized
Future Continuous
I will be iodizing
you will be iodizing
he/she/it will be iodizing
we will be iodizing
you will be iodizing
they will be iodizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been iodizing
you have been iodizing
he/she/it has been iodizing
we have been iodizing
you have been iodizing
they have been iodizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been iodizing
you will have been iodizing
he/she/it will have been iodizing
we will have been iodizing
you will have been iodizing
they will have been iodizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been iodizing
you had been iodizing
he/she/it had been iodizing
we had been iodizing
you had been iodizing
they had been iodizing
I would iodize
you would iodize
he/she/it would iodize
we would iodize
you would iodize
they would iodize
Past Conditional
I would have iodized
you would have iodized
he/she/it would have iodized
we would have iodized
you would have iodized
they would have iodized
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.iodize - treat with iodine; "iodize salt"
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
process, treat - subject to a process or treatment, with the aim of readying for some purpose, improving, or remedying a condition; "process cheese"; "process hair"; "treat the water so it can be drunk"; "treat the lawn with chemicals" ; "treat an oil spill"
2.iodize - treat with iodine so as to prevent infection; "iodize a wound"
care for, treat - provide treatment for; "The doctor treated my broken leg"; "The nurses cared for the bomb victims"; "The patient must be treated right away or she will die"; "Treat the infection with antibiotics"
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v. yodurar, tratar con yodo.
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The step will increase intake of vitamins and minerals by the provision of micronutrients for young children and their mothers and food fortification of staple foods with iron and folate, and salt iodization besides therapeutic feeding for malnourished children with special foods.
Worldwide Iodization Programmes were introduced, which has led to decreased incidence of iodine deficiency disorders.
This is why the Philippine government in 1995 enacted Republic Act 8172, or an Act Promoting Salt Iodization Nationwide, or Asin Act, 'to protect and promote the health of the people, to maintain an effective food regulatory system, and to provide the entire population especially women and children with proper nutrition.'
8172 or "An Act for Salt Iodization Nationwide (ASIN)."
This was stated by Said Hameed, the zonal manager Salt Iodization Programme Lower Dir while talking to this reporter here.
Some of the key achievements of the programme are as follows: Development of national guidelines targeting different components of malnutrition, development of strategies for fortification, maintaining capacity building of provincial health departments on IYCF, revised Community Based Management of Acute Malnutrition (CMAM) guidelines, nutrition in emergencies, Behaviour Change Communication (BCC) on breastfeeding, coordination with provinces and other relevant stakeholders for wheat flour fortification and universal salt iodization through National Food Agency (NFA and Provincial Fortification Alliances (PFAs), and establishment of infant feeding committees in provinces parallel to Individual and Family Business (IFB) for oversight.
Ghana, an initial area with a moderate-severe iodine deficiency instituted mandatory iodization in 1996.4,21 The results confirm that iodine supplementation especially in regions of moderate-severe iodine deficiency increase the incidence of overt hyperthyroidism from toxic adenoma, toxic multinodular goiter, and Graves' disease.
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree on amending the "Decree on Ensuring the Implementation of the Law of Azerbaijan on Salt Iodization for the Purpose of Mass Prevention of Iodine Deficiency Diseases", dated Sept.
This approach would also be effective with salt iodization or wheat flour fortification with iron and folate.
Though universal salt iodization (USI) has been recommended as the most cost-effective strategy to eliminate iodine deficiency disorders [8, 9], a surveillance program is necessary to evaluate the success of this initiative.