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English definition of “depersonalize”

depersonalize

verb [T] (UK usually depersonalise)     /ˌdiːˈpɜː.sən.əl.aɪz/ US  /-ˈpɝː-/
to remove from a person, organization, object, etc. the qualities or features that make them particular or special: He thinks that wearing school uniform depersonalizes children.Taking things away from someone or somewhereRemoving and getting rid of things
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