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agenize

[ ey-juh-nahyz ]
/ 藞e瑟 d蕭蓹藢na瑟z /
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verb (used with object), a路ge路nized, a路ge路niz路ing.
to bleach (flour) with nitrogen trichloride.
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Also especially British, a路ge路nise .

Origin of agenize

1945鈥50; agene U.S. trade name for nitrogen trichloride + -ize
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