detoxify definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To counteract or destroy the poisonous properties of.
    • to get rid of the effects of poison from.
    • to deal with (an individual) for liquor or drug dependence, often under a medically supervised system designed to rid your body of intoxicating or addictive substances.
    • to eliminate poison from; to rid of the consequences of poison.
    • to render (a poisonous compound) non-toxic or benign.
  • verb:
    • To remove foreign and harmful substances from one thing.
    • remove poison from
    • treat for alcohol or medicine dependence

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