deactivate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To make sedentary or inadequate.
    • To inhibit, block, or interrupt the activity of (an enzyme or any other biological broker).
    • To remove from active army standing.
    • which will make inactive; to make inadequate.
    • To disband (a military product, or other group); to cease (an organization task).
  • verb:
    • in order to make one thing inactive or no more efficient
    • to stop the activity of a biochemical broker (particularly an enzyme)
    • to remove an individual or bit of equipment from energetic army service
    • make sedentary
    • remove from active army condition or reassign

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