Medical Dictionary

deactivate

vt de·ac·ti·vate \(ˈ)dē-ˈak-tə-ˌvāt\
de·ac·ti·vat·edde·ac·ti·vat·ing

Medical Definition of DEACTIVATE

1
:  to make inactive or ineffective
2
:  to deprive of chemical activity <deactivate an enzyme>
de·ac·ti·va·tion \-ˌak-tə-ˈvā-shən\ noun
April 25, 2015
lissome Hear it
nimble or easily flexed
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