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bromide

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Compounds
bromidebro‧mide /ˈbrəʊmaɪd $ ˈbroʊ-/ noun 🔊 🔊 1 [countable, uncountable]HCC a chemical that is sometimes used in medicine to make people feel calm2 [countable] formalSAY/STATE a statement that is intended to make someone less angry but which is not effective
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bromideOther halogens such as bromide and iodide ions can react with the reagent system causing falsely elevated results.The results were viewed after ethidium bromide staining.The amplified products were electrophoresed through a 1.5% agarose gel stained with ethidium bromide and viewed under ultraviolet light.If that rate of increase continues it is estimated that methyl bromide could account for one-sixth of ozone loss by 2000.Pancuronium bromide will be added next, completely paralyzing his muscles.
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