desexualize

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verb de·sex·u·al·ize \(ˌ)dē-ˈsek-sh(ə-)wə-ˌlīz, -ˈsek-shə-ˌlīz, -ˈsek-shü-ə-\

Definition of desexualize

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to deprive of sexual characters or power

  3. 2 :  to divest of sexual quality

desexualization

play \(ˌ)dē-ˌsek-sh(ə-)wə-lə-ˈzā-shən, -ˌsek-shə-lə-, -ˌsek-shü-ə-\ noun

1894

First Known Use of desexualize

1894


Medical Dictionary

desexualize

transitive verb de·sex·u·al·ize
variants: or British

desexualise

\(ˈ)dē-ˈseksh-(ə-)wə-ˌlīz, -ˈsek-shə-ˌlīz\play

Medical Definition of desexualize

desexualized

or British

desexualised

;

desexualizing

or British

desexualising

  1. 1:  to deprive of sexual characters or power

  2. 2:  to divest of sexual quality

desexualization

or British

desexualisation

\(ˌ)dē-ˌseksh-(ə-)wə-lə-ˈzā-shən, -ˌsek-shə-lə-\play noun

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