decaffeinated

adjective de·caf·fein·at·ed \ (ˌ)dē-ˈka-fə-ˌnā-təd , -fē-ə- \

Definition of decaffeinated

: having the caffeine removed
  • decaffeinated coffee
  • decaffeinated tea

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First Known Use of decaffeinated

1921

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DECAFFEINATED Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of decaffeinated for English Language Learners

  • : not containing caffeine : having the caffeine removed



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