Other words from decontaminationde′con•tam′i•nate (-nāt′) v.
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How to use decontamination in a sentence
The disease is spread via bodily fluids, necesitating strict isolation for the patients and thorough decontamination.Two American Ebola Patients Coming Home to U.S. for Treatment|Abby Haglage|August 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A wooden decontamination building was erected just a few hundred yards down from the guard post.
He says BP still owes him $15,000 for two deckhands and another $20,000 for decontamination and repainting of his boat.The Gulf of Mexico's Seafood Rebirth a Year After the BP Oil Spill|Rick Outzen|April 18, 2011|DAILY BEAST
So he took a decontamination shower alone, clothes on, and then drove home through empty streets to his empty house.
The Tories' "decontamination" strategy was designed for happier times.
He didn't know what was meant by full decontamination procedure.The Status Civilization|Robert Sheckley
He went through the radiation trap to the decontamination chamber to wash off whatever it was he had picked up.
He wandered around the decontamination room, looking at everything, hoping he might see something that would give him a clue.
Some of the first, heavily loaded, were lifted to emptiness again and the process of decontamination of their hulls began.Pariah Planet|Murray Leinster
Inside the decontamination chamber, the Planeteers took off their masks and faced Rip with admiring grins.Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet|Harold Leland Goodwin