Associations to the word «Ionize»


IONIZE, verb. (chemistry) (physics) To dissociate atoms or molecules into electrically charged species; to be thus dissociated.

Dictionary definition

IONIZE, verb. Become converted into ions.
IONIZE, verb. Convert into ions.

Wise words

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