delocalize
transitive verb Date: 1855 to free from the limitations of locality; specifically to remove (a charge or charge carrier) from a particular positiondelocalization noun

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  • delocalize — index dislodge, displace (remove), remove (eliminate) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • delocalize — (Amer.) v. remove (something) from the usual location; take away provincial qualities (also delocalise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • delocalize — delocalization, n. /dee loh keuh luyz /, v.t., delocalized, delocalizing. 1. to remove from the proper or usual locality. 2. to free or remove from the restrictions of locality; free of localism, provincialism, or the like: to delocalize a person …   Universalium

  • delocalize — verb a) To remove from a locality b) To broaden the scope of something (to make it more global) …   Wiktionary

  • delocalize — or delocalise verb detach or remove from a particular location. Derivatives delocalization noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • delocalize — de·localize …   English syllables

  • delocalize — de•lo•cal•ize [[t]diˈloʊ kəˌlaɪz[/t]] v. t. ized, iz•ing 1) to remove from the proper or usual locality 2) to remove from the restrictions of locality • Etymology: 1850–55 de•lo cal•i•za′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • delocalize — v.tr. (also ise) 1 a detach or remove (a thing) from its place. b not limit to a particular location. 2 (as delocalized adj.) Chem. (of electrons) shared among more than two atoms in a molecule. Derivatives: delocalization n …   Useful english dictionary

  • delocalized — delocalize (Amer.) v. remove (something) from the usual location; take away provincial qualities (also delocalise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • delocalizes — delocalize (Amer.) v. remove (something) from the usual location; take away provincial qualities (also delocalise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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