[ dih-mahy-uh-luh-neyt ]
/ dɪˈmaɪ ə ləˌneɪt /
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verb (used with object), de·my·e·li·nat·ed, de·my·e·li·nat·ing.
to obliterate or remove the myelin sheath from (a nerve or nerves).
QUIZ YOURSELF ON “THEIR,” “THERE,” AND “THEY’RE”
Are you aware how often people swap around “their,” “there,” and “they’re”? Prove you have more than a fair grasp over these commonly confused words.
Question 1 of 7
Which one of these commonly confused words can act as an adverb or a pronoun?
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