desexualize


de·sex·u·al·ize

verb \(ˌ)dē-ˈsek-sh(ə-)wə-ˌlīz, -ˈsek-shə-ˌlīz, -ˈsek-shü-ə-\

Definition of DESEXUALIZE

transitive verb
1
:  to deprive of sexual characters or power
2
:  to divest of sexual quality
de·sex·u·al·i·za·tion \(ˌ)dē-ˌsek-sh(ə-)wə-lə-ˈzā-shən, -ˌsek-shə-lə-, -ˌsek-shü-ə-\ noun

First Known Use of DESEXUALIZE

1894

de·sex·u·al·ize

transitive verb    (Medical Dictionary)
de·sex·u·al·ized or British de·sex·u·al·isedde·sex·u·al·iz·ing or British de·sex·u·al·is·ing

Medical Definition of DESEXUALIZE

1
: to deprive of sexual characters or power
2
: to divest of sexual quality
de·sex·u·al·iza·tion or British de·sex·u·al·isa·tion \(ˌ)dē-ˌseksh-(ə-)wə-lə-ˈzā-shən, -ˌsek-shə-lə-\ noun

Variants of DESEXUALIZE

de·sex·u·al·ize or British de·sex·u·al·ise \(ˈ)dē-ˈseksh-(ə-)wə-ˌlīz, -ˈsek-shə-ˌlīz\

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