decontaminate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to remove contamination in.
    • to help make safe by eliminating toxic or else harmful substances, including noxious chemical compounds or radioactive product.
    • To remove contamination or contaminants from, by a cleansing procedure; -- generally used of radioactive, infectious, or poisonous products.
  • verb:
    • to get rid of contamination from anything, and therefore make it safe.
    • gone contamination

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