denuclearize

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verb de·nu·cle·ar·ize \(ˈ)dē-ˈn(y)ü-klē-ə-ˌrīz, ÷-kyə-lə-ˌrīz\

Definition of denuclearize

denuclearized

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denuclearizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to remove nuclear arms from :  prohibit the use of nuclear arms in

denuclearization

play \(ˌ)dē-ˌn(y)ü-klē-ə-rə-ˈzā-shən, ÷-kyə-lə-rə-\ noun

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First Known Use of denuclearize

1958


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