denitrify definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to eliminate nitrogen or nitrogen teams from (a compound).
    • to cut back (nitrates or nitrites) to nitrogen-containing gases, as by bacterial action on soil.
    • To deprive of, or clear of, nitrogen.
    • to get rid of nitrogen or nitrogen groups from (a compound).
    • to lessen (nitrates or nitrites) to nitrogen-containing gases, as by microbial activity on earth.
    • To deprive of, or free of, nitrogen.
  • verb:
    • to eliminate nitrogen, often through break down of nitrogenous substances and launch of nitrogen gasoline.
    • remove nitrogen from
    • to get rid of nitrogen, usually through break down of nitrogenous substances as well as the launch of nitrogen fuel.
    • eliminate nitrogen from
  • others:
    • to eliminate or destroy nitrates.
    • In bacteriology, to break down nitrates into nitrites, and nitrites into ammonia compounds, or even to liberate nitrogen from these compounds by bacterial activity.
    • to eliminate or destroy nitrates.
    • In bacteriology, to split straight down nitrates into nitrites, and nitrites into ammonia substances, or even liberate nitrogen from any of these compounds by bacterial action.

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