decoloration

noun
de·​col·​or·​a·​tion
variants: or British decolouration \ ˌdē-​ˌkəl-​ə-​ˈrā-​shən How to pronounce decoloration (audio) \

Medical Definition of decoloration

: the process of decolorizing

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“Decoloration.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/decoloration. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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