detoxicate

verb
de·​tox·​i·​cate | \ (ˌ)dē-ˈtäk-sə-ˌkāt How to pronounce detoxicate (audio) \
detoxicated; detoxicating

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detoxicant \ (ˌ)dē-​ˈtäk-​si-​kənt How to pronounce detoxicant (audio) \ noun
detoxication \ (ˌ)dē-​ˌtäk-​sə-​ˈkā-​shən How to pronounce detoxication (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of detoxicate

1867, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for detoxicate

de- + (in)toxicate entry 2

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The first known use of detoxicate was in 1867

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“Detoxicate.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/detoxicant?pronunciation&lang=en_us&dir=d&file=detoxi02. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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detoxicate

transitive verb
de·​tox·​i·​cate | \ (ˈ)dē-ˈtäk-sə-ˌkāt How to pronounce detoxicate (audio) \
detoxicated; detoxicating

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Other Words from detoxicate

detoxication \ (ˌ)dē-​ˌtäk-​sə-​ˈkā-​shən How to pronounce detoxication (audio) \ noun

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