decarbonate

verb
de·​car·​bon·​ate | \ (ˌ)dē-ˈkär-bə-ˌnāt How to pronounce decarbonate (audio) \
decarbonated; decarbonating; decarbonates

Definition of decarbonate

transitive verb

: to remove carbon dioxide or carbonic acid from

Other Words from decarbonate

decarbonation \ (ˌ)dē-​ˌkär-​bə-​ˈnā-​shən How to pronounce decarbonation (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of decarbonate

1831, in the meaning defined above

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“Decarbonate.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/decarbonate. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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