decontextualize

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verb de·con·tex·tu·al·ize \ˌdē-kən-ˈteks-chə-wə-ˌlīz, -chə-ˌlīz, -chü-ə-ˌlīz\

Definition of decontextualize

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to remove from a context

1977

First Known Use of decontextualize

1977


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to decrease in size, extent, or degree

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