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chlorinate

verb [T] uk   /ˈklɔː.rɪ.neɪt/ us    /ˈklɔːr.ɪ-/
to add chlorine to water in order to kill organisms that might cause infectionPhysical and chemical processes
chlorinated
adjective uk   /-neɪ.tɪd/ us    /-neɪ.t̬ɪd/
chlorinated swimming poolsPhysical and chemical processes
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