detoxification definition

  • noun:
    • the entire process of detoxifying.
    • hawaii or problem of being detoxified.
    • Physiology The metabolism where the poisonous attributes of a poison or toxin are paid down because of the human body.
    • A medically monitored cure for alcohol or medicine addiction made to purge the human body of intoxicating or addictive substances. These types of a course can be used as an initial step up conquering physiological or mental addiction.
    • The process of the removal of toxins.
    • a medically monitored treatment plan for dependence on drugs or alcohol intended to rid the body associated with addictive substances.
    • treatment for poisoning by counteracting its poisonous properties.
    • transformation (of a poisonous material) to a non-toxic or benign condition.
    • treatment for poisoning by neutralizing the toxic properties (generally a function associated with liver)
    • a treatment for addiction to medicines or liquor intended to remove the physiological outcomes of the addictive substances

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