defat

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verb de·fat \(ˌ)dē-ˈfat\

Definition of defat

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to remove fat from

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First Known Use of defat

1919


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defat

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transitive verb de·fat \(ˈ)dē-ˈfat\

Medical Definition of defat

defatted

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defatting

  1. :  to remove fat from

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