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deoxygenate

[ dee-ok-si-juh-neyt ]
/ di藞蓲k s瑟 d蕭蓹藢ne瑟t /
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verb (used with object), de路ox路y路gen路at路ed, de路ox路y路gen路at路ing.Chemistry.
to remove oxygen from (a substance, as blood or water).
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Origin of deoxygenate

First recorded in 1790鈥1800; de- + oxygenate

OTHER WORDS FROM deoxygenate

de路ox路y路gen路a路tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for deoxygenate

deoxygenate

deoxygenize or deoxygenise (di藧藞蓲ks瑟d蕭瑟藢na瑟z)

/ (di藧藞蓲ks瑟d蕭瑟藢ne瑟t) /

verb
(tr) to remove oxygen from (water, air, etc)

Derived forms of deoxygenate

deoxygenation, noun
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