bromine bromine  /b ˈroʊ ˌmin/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a nonmetallic heavy volatile corrosive dark brown liquid element belonging to the halogens; found in sea water

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Usage(s):

  1. By mathematics he has shown how to make light hydrogen atoms spin clockwise or counterclockwise at will, how to introduce bromine into organic compounds most easily.
  2. Midgley pointed out that ten years ago no one thought it possible to get bromine from the ocean on a commercial basis.
  3. Since eka-iodine would be a halide like fluorine, chlorine, bromine and iodine, only heavier, he used seawater, fluorite and other halogen compounds.

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  1. "We felt we did rather well," said Leno, "considering many millions of dollars were spent by the bromine chemical industry dressing themselves up as 'Californians for Fire Safety' with a multimedia campaign that included full page, full color...
    on Feb 26, 2008 By: Mark Leno Source: OneWorld.net

  2. "This significant investment in the highly competitive bromine industry is a vote of confident for the people of south Arkansas and their hard work," Huckabee said.
    on Feb 22, 2006 By: Mike Huckabee Source: Arkansas News

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