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1. exchange

noun. ['ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ'] chemical process in which one atom or ion or group changes places with another.

Synonyms

  • photochemical exchange

Antonyms

  • inactivate
  • de-iodinate

Etymology

  • eschaunge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaunge (Anglo-Norman)
  • eschaungen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaungier (Anglo-Norman)

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Rhymes with Ion Exchange

  • shortchange
  • lestrange
  • prearrange
  • long-range
  • interchange
  • estrange
  • downrange
  • strange
  • rearrange
  • phalange
  • derange
  • prange
  • grange
  • range
  • mange
  • arrange
  • ainge

Sentences with ion-exchange


1. Noun Phrase
The most common way of dealing with hard water is to use an ion exchange water softener.

2. Noun Phrase
It replaces the hard minerals in the water with soft minerals through ion exchange.

3. Noun Phrase
These softeners work by creating an ion exchange with minerals in the water.

4. Noun Phrase
The ion exchange causes the tarnish on the silver to be transferred to the foil.

2. exchange

verb. ['ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ'] give to, and receive from, one another.

Synonyms

  • stand in
  • sub
  • interchange
  • transfer
  • change
  • trade in
  • barter
  • redeem
  • fill in
  • ransom
  • swap
  • substitute
  • switch
  • swop
  • cash
  • cash in
  • sell

Antonyms

  • nationalize
  • dehumanize
  • complicate
  • hydrogenate

Etymology

  • eschaunge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaunge (Anglo-Norman)
  • eschaungen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaungier (Anglo-Norman)

3. exchange

noun. ['ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ'] the act of giving something in return for something received.

Synonyms

  • dealing
  • logrolling
  • dealings

Antonyms

  • increase
  • demilitarize
  • dehydrogenate
  • sensitise

Etymology

  • eschaunge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaunge (Anglo-Norman)
  • eschaungen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaungier (Anglo-Norman)

4. exchange

noun. ['ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ'] a mutual expression of views (especially an unpleasant one).

Antonyms

  • brighten

Etymology

  • eschaunge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaunge (Anglo-Norman)
  • eschaungen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaungier (Anglo-Norman)

5. exchange

noun. ['ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ'] the act of changing one thing for another thing.

Synonyms

  • trade-off
  • interchange
  • tradeoff

Antonyms

  • sensitize
  • demilitarise
  • transitivize
  • decontaminate

Etymology

  • eschaunge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaunge (Anglo-Norman)
  • eschaungen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaungier (Anglo-Norman)

6. exchange

verb. ['ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ'] exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category.

Synonyms

  • convert
  • rectify
  • shift
  • utilize
  • launder
  • commute
  • capitalise
  • change
  • switch
  • break
  • replace

Antonyms

  • validate
  • qualify
  • denaturalize
  • empty

Etymology

  • eschaunge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaunge (Anglo-Norman)
  • eschaungen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaungier (Anglo-Norman)

7. exchange

verb. ['ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ'] change over, change around, as to a new order or sequence.

Synonyms

  • change by reversal
  • switch over
  • turn
  • switch

Antonyms

  • cool
  • demythologize
  • discharge
  • nationalise

Etymology

  • eschaunge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaunge (Anglo-Norman)
  • eschaungen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaungier (Anglo-Norman)

8. exchange

noun. ['ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ'] a workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication.

Synonyms

  • centrex
  • switchboard
  • telephone system
  • work
  • workplace
  • phone system
  • central
  • telephone exchange
  • plugboard

Antonyms

  • assimilate
  • stiffen
  • thin
  • heat

Etymology

  • eschaunge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaunge (Anglo-Norman)
  • eschaungen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaungier (Anglo-Norman)

9. exchange

verb. ['ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ'] put in the place of another; switch seemingly equivalent items.

Synonyms

  • substitute
  • shift
  • truncate
  • interchange
  • alter
  • retool
  • modify
  • change
  • reduce
  • replace

Antonyms

  • strengthen
  • decentralise
  • clarify
  • focus

Etymology

  • eschaunge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaunge (Anglo-Norman)
  • eschaungen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschaungier (Anglo-Norman)

10. ion

noun. ['ˈaɪˌɑːn, ˈaɪən'] a particle that is electrically charged (positive or negative); an atom or molecule or group that has lost or gained one or more electrons.

Synonyms

  • anion
  • subatomic particle
  • particle

Etymology

  • ἰόν (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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