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noun as in platitude

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Those reactions can produce methyl bromide and methyl chloride.

As a result, methyl bromide and methyl chloride can both damage ozone in Earth’s atmosphere.

Those are the two points that everyone should take away from the Commission report, points that are presented but muffled by wishful bromides about neutral judges and myopic defense of the status quo.

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Yet those bromide building blocks are not routinely abundant in southern lake water.

He was adept at deflecting a direct question with an anecdote or a bromide presented as a confidence.

In executions, that drug is pancuronium bromide, a type of curariform, or neuromuscular-blocking agent.

Veterinarians object to the use of the second drug, the pancuronium bromide, because it presents as unnecessary risk of suffering.

At the end, however, he treats viewers to a poli-sci bromide that we could really have done without.

Bromide of potassium is generally recognised as the most effective anti-epileptic remedy we at present possess.

In brief, film is a cellulose base coated with silver bromide and gelatine.

Now only the image-forming silver bromide particles remain, and these have been transformed to metallic silver.

The Doctor started to give him some fresh advice—but left him a bromide instead.

It forms white prismatic crystals; and, in its general properties, resembles bromide of potassium.


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On this page you'll find 15 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to bromide, such as: cliché, banality, commonplace, compound, saw, and sedative.

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