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tr.v. hal·o·ge·nat·ed, hal·o·ge·nat·ing, hal·o·ge·nates
To treat or combine with a halogen.

hal′o·ge·na′tion n.
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The introduction of one or more halogen atoms into the structure of an organic molecule.
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Indeed, lower halogenated congeners (i.e., tri-through hexa-substituted) appear to more readily distribute into breast milk, than do congeners with greater halogenation, such as OCDD and BDE 209.
When the activity of MPO in peroxidation and halogenation was tested, CORM-3 showed an inhibitory effect in both cases.
These ROS cause oxidation, nitration, halogenation, and deamination of biomolecules of all types, including lipids, proteins, carbohydrates, and nucleic acids, with the formation of toxic and mutagenic products [20-22].
Obviously, halogenation has a large effect on the compatibility of BIIR with carbon black.
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