despiritualize

verb
de·​spir·​i·​tu·​al·​ize | \ (ˌ)dē-ˈspi-ri-ch(ə-)wə-ˌlīz How to pronounce despiritualize (audio) , -chə-ˌlīz, -chü-ə- \
despiritualized; despiritualizing; despiritualizes

Definition of despiritualize

transitive verb

: to deprive of spiritual character or influence

First Known Use of despiritualize

1840, in the meaning defined above

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“Despiritualize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/despiritualize. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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