Medical Dictionary

depuration

noun dep·u·ra·tion \ ˌdep-yə-ˈrā-shən \

medical Definition of depuration

: purification of impurities or heterogeneous matter
  • depuration of shellfish from polluted waters

depurate

play \ˈdep-yə-ˌrāt\ transitive verb depurated; depurating

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