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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In chem., the process of causing iodine to be taken up as a constituent, as in the production of iodo-benzene from benzene.

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Examples

  • "This will ensure South Africa meets the international objective of mid-decade universal salt iodation to eliminate iodine deficiency disorders."

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Dr Zuma also approved the establishment of a committee to monitor iodine deficiency disorders in South Africa, as well as the effects of mandatory salt iodation.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Health minister issue regulations on salt iodation

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Health minister Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has issued regulations requiring the mandatory iodation of all salt for human consumption before the end of the year, the Department of Health announced on Monday.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

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