dialyze

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verb di·a·lyze \ˈdī-ə-ˌlīz\

Definition of dialyze

dialyzed

;

dialyzing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to subject to dialysis

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to undergo dialysis

dialyzable

play \-ˌlī-zə-bəl\ adjective

First Known Use of dialyze

1861


Medical Dictionary

dialyze

verb di·a·lyze
variants: or British

dialyse

\ˈdī-ə-ˌlīz\play

Medical Definition of dialyze

dialyzed

or British

dialysed

;

dialyzing

or British

dialysing

  1. transitive verb

  2. :  to subject to dialysis :  separate or obtain by dialysis

  3. intransitive verb

  4. :  to undergo dialysis :  diffuse through a suitable membrane

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