decolorize

[ dee-kuhl-uh-rahyz ]
/ diˈkʌl əˌraɪz /

verb (used with object), de·col·or·ized, de·col·or·iz·ing.

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Also especially British, de·col·or·ise .

Origin of decolorize

First recorded in 1830–40; de- + colorize

OTHER WORDS FROM decolorize

de·col·or·i·za·tion, nounde·col·or·iz·er, noun
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