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denitrogenate

transitive verb de·ni·trog·e·nate \ (ˌ)dē-ˌnī-ˈträj-ə-ˌnāt \

medical Definition of denitrogenate

denitrogenated; denitrogenating
: to reduce the stored nitrogen in the body of by forced breathing of pure oxygen for a period of time especially as a measure designed to prevent development of decompression sickness

denitrogenation

play \-ˌträj-ə-ˈnā-shən\ noun

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