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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To rid of mythological elements in order to discover the underlying meaning.
  • transitive verb To remove the mysterious or mythical aspects from.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb to remove the mythical elements from; -- of writings, such as the Bible.

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  • verb transitive to remove the mythological elements of something in order to find the underlying meaning

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb remove the mythical element from (writings)

Etymologies

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de- +‎ mythologize

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