dialyze

[ dahy-uh-lahyz ]
/ ˈdaɪ əˌlaɪz /

verb (used with object), di·a·lyzed, di·a·lyz·ing.

to subject to dialysis; separate or procure by dialysis.

verb (used without object), di·a·lyzed, di·a·lyz·ing.

to undergo dialysis.

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Origin of dialyze

First recorded in 1860–65; dia- + -lyze

OTHER WORDS FROM dialyze

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Example sentences from the Web for dialyze

  • The plant extract loses the power to cause such luminescence on boiling and the peroxidase will not dialyze.

Medical definitions for dialyze

dialyze
[ dīə-līz′ ]

v.

To subject to or undergo dialysis or hemodialysis.

Other words from dialyze

di′a•lyz′a•bili•ty n.dia•lyz′a•ble adj.
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