Definition of chlorinate verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

chlorinate

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈklɔːrɪneɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈklɔːrɪneɪt//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they chlorinate
BrE BrE//ˈklɔːrɪneɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈklɔːrɪneɪt//
 
he / she / it chlorinates
BrE BrE//ˈklɔːrɪneɪts//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈklɔːrɪneɪts//
 
past simple chlorinated
BrE BrE//ˈklɔːrɪneɪtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈklɔːrɪneɪtɪd//
 
past participle chlorinated
BrE BrE//ˈklɔːrɪneɪtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈklɔːrɪneɪtɪd//
 
-ing form chlorinating
BrE BrE//ˈklɔːrɪneɪtɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈklɔːrɪneɪtɪŋ//
 
 
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chlorinate something to put chlorine in something, especially water Is the swimming pool chlorinated?
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: chlorinate