demagnetize

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From de- +‎ magnetize

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demagnetize (third-person singular simple present demagnetizes, present participle demagnetizing, simple past and past participle demagnetized)

  1. To make something nonmagnetic by removing its magnetic properties.
  2. To erase the contents of a magnetic storage device.

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