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2 entries found for iodine.
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Main Entry: io·dine
Pronunciation: primarystressimacr-schwa-secondarystressdimacrn, -schwad-schwan, -schwa-secondarystressdemacronn
Variant(s): also io·din /primarystressimacr-schwad-schwan/
Function: noun
1 : a nonmetallic element that is obtained usually as heavy shining blackish gray crystals and is used especially in medicine and photography -- see ELEMENT table
2 : a solution of iodine in alcohol used to kill germs

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