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deactivate

verb

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to cause to stop functioning
  • deactivate the machine carefully, or you'll risk an electric shock

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The first known use of deactivate was in 1926

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“Deactivate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/deactivate. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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