to treat or combine with bromine; bromate.
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to treat or react with bromine Also bromate
past participle of break. reduced to fragments; fragmented. ruptured; torn; fractured. not functioning properly; out of working order. Meteorology. (of sky cover) being more than half, but not totally, covered by clouds. Compare scattered (def 4). changing direction abruptly: The fox ran in a broken line. fragmentary or incomplete: a broken ton of coal weighing […]
a colorless, corrosive liquid, BrF 5 , used as an oxidizer in liquid rocket propellants.
an element that is a dark-reddish, fuming, toxic liquid and a member of the halogen family: obtained from natural brines and ocean water, and used chiefly in the manufacture of gasoline antiknock compounds, pharmaceuticals, and dyes. Symbol: Br; atomic weight: 79.909; atomic number: 35; specific gravity: 3.119 at 20°C. Historical Examples The Life of Sir […]
a condition due to excessive use of bromides and characterized by skin eruptions. Historical Examples The Propaganda for Reform in Proprietary Medicines, Vol. 1 of 2 Various The Propaganda for Reform in Proprietary Medicines, Vol. 1 of 2 Various noun poisoning caused by the excessive intake of bromine or compounds containing bromine