detoxicate

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de- +‎ toxic +‎ -ate

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detoxicate (third-person singular simple present detoxicates, present participle detoxicating, simple past and past participle detoxicated)

  1. (of a person) To remove poison (or its effects) from.
  2. (of a poison) To counteract, or make less poisonous.

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