verb (used with object), de·ni·trat·ed, de·ni·trat·ing.
Chemistry. to free from nitric acid or nitrates; remove oxides of nitrogen from.
Origin of denitrate
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to undergo or cause to undergo a process in which a compound loses a nitro or nitrate group, nitrogen dioxide, or nitric acid
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