disintoxicate
transitive verb Date: 1685 detoxify 2 • disintoxication noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • disintoxicate — dis·in·tox·i·cate (dĭs ĭn tŏkʹsĭ kāt ) tr.v. dis·in·tox·i·cat·ed, dis·in·tox·i·cat·ing, dis·in·tox·i·cates To free from the effects of intoxication or from dependence on intoxicating agents.   dis in·tox i·caʹtion n. * * * …   Universalium

  • disintoxicate — dis·in·tox·i·cate .dis ən täk sə .kāt vt, cat·ed; cat·ing DETOXIFY (2) dis·in·tox·i·ca·tion .täk sə kā shən n …   Medical dictionary

  • disintoxicate — v. remove a poison or toxin (as in treatment of addiction to drugs or alcohol) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • disintoxicate — dis·intoxicate …   English syllables

  • disintoxicate — ¦disˌ transitive verb Etymology: dis + intoxicate (II) : detoxify 1 herein …   Useful english dictionary

  • disintoxication — noun see disintoxicate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dis|in|tox|i|cate — «DIHS ihn TOK suh kayt», transitive verb, cat|ed, cat|ing. to free from the effects of intoxication or an intoxicating drug: »to disintoxicate addicts …   Useful english dictionary

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