Definition of nitrogenate in English:

nitrogenate

verb

  • with object To combine or treat with nitrogen; to nitride (an alloy steel).

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Journal of the Iron and Steel Institute. From nitrogen + -ate.

Pronunciation

nitrogenate

/ˈnʌɪtrədʒɪneɪt//nʌɪˈtrɒdʒɪneɪt/