from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To remove dissolved oxygen from (a liquid, such as water).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To remove dissolved oxygen from something, such as water or blood.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To deoxidize.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To deprive of oxygen.

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

  • v. remove oxygen from (water)


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