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detoxification

noun [U] uk   /diːˌtɒk.sɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us    /-ˌtɑːk-/
the process of removing harmful chemicals from something
detoxify
verb [I or T] uk   /diːˈtɒk.sɪ.faɪ/ us    /-ˈtɑːk-/
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