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decolor

[dee-kuhl-er]
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verb (used with object)
  1. to remove the color from; deprive of color; bleach.
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Also especially British, de·col·our.

Origin of decolor

1400–50; late Middle English decolouren < Latin dēcolōrāre, equivalent to dē- de- + colōrāre to color
Related formsde·col·or·a·tion, noun
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Related Words for decolor

bleach, lighten, blanch, whitewash, frost, dull, etiolate, blench, fade, white, pale, silver, grizzle, decolorize, chalk, decolor, achromatize, peroxide