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devitaminize

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transitive verb de·vi·ta·min·ize \(ˈ)dē-ˈvīt-ə-mə-ˌnīz\
variants: or British

devitaminise

\(ˈ)dē-ˈvit-\play

Medical Definition of devitaminize

devitaminized

or British

devitaminised

;

devitaminizing

or British

devitaminising

  1. :  to deprive (as food) of vitamins especially by cooking or hulling


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