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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 bro·mine /ˈbroˌmin/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 bro·mine /ˈbroˌmɪn/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bro·mine n.  Chem. One of the halogen elements, related in its chemical qualities to chlorine and iodine. Atomic weight 79.8.  Symbol Br.  It is a deep reddish brown liquid of a very disagreeable odor, emitting a brownish vapor at the ordinary temperature. In combination it is found in minute quantities in sea water, and in many saline springs. It occurs also in the mineral bromyrite.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a nonmetallic largely pentavalent heavy volatile corrosive
          dark brown liquid element belonging to the halogens;
          found in sea water [syn: Br, atomic number 35]

From: Elements database 20001107

 Symbol: Br
 Atomic number: 35
 Atomic weight: 79.909
 Halogen element. Red volatile liquid at room temperature. Its reactivity
 is somewhere between chlorine and iodine. Harmful to human tissue in a
 liquid state, the vapour irritates eyes and throat. Discovered in 1826 by
 Antoine Balard.