dialyze

verb
di·​a·​lyze | \ ˈdī-ə-ˌlīz How to pronounce dialyze (audio) \
dialyzed; dialyzing

Definition of dialyze

transitive verb

: to subject to dialysis

intransitive verb

: to undergo dialysis

Other Words from dialyze

dialyzable \ ˈdī-​ə-​ˌlī-​zə-​bəl How to pronounce dialyze (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of dialyze

1861, in the meaning defined at transitive sense

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“Dialyze.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dialyze. Accessed 16 May. 2021.

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dialyze

verb
di·​a·​lyze
variants: or British dialyse \ ˈdī-​ə-​ˌlīz How to pronounce dialyze (audio) \
dialyzed or British dialysed; dialyzing or British dialysing

Medical Definition of dialyze

transitive verb

: to subject to dialysis : separate or obtain by dialysis

intransitive verb

: to undergo dialysis : diffuse through a suitable membrane

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