Definitions for iodizeˈaɪ əˌdaɪz
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
i•o•dizeˈaɪ əˌdaɪz(v.t.)-dized, -diz•ing.
to treat or affect with iodine or an iodide.
Category: Chemistry, Medicine
Origin of iodize:
treat with iodine
treat with iodine so as to prevent infection
"iodize a wound"
to treat or react with iodine
to treat or impregnate with iodine or its compounds; as, to iodize a plate for photography