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denitrate

[ dee-nahy-treyt ]
/ di藞na瑟 tre瑟t /
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verb (used with object), de路ni路trat路ed, de路ni路trat路ing.
Chemistry. to free from nitric acid or nitrates; remove oxides of nitrogen from.
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Origin of denitrate

First recorded in 1860鈥65; de- + nitrate

OTHER WORDS FROM denitrate

de路ni路tra路tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for denitrate

denitrate
/ (di藧藞na瑟tre瑟t) /

verb
to undergo or cause to undergo a process in which a compound loses a nitro or nitrate group, nitrogen dioxide, or nitric acid

Derived forms of denitrate

denitration, noun
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