decontaminate Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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decontaminateverb [T]

uk   us   /ˌdiː.kənˈtæm.ɪ.neɪt/
to ​removedangeroussubstances from something: Estimates of the ​amount of ​moneyneeded to decontaminate the ​heavilypollutedchemicalinstallationsvary.
noun [U] uk   us   /ˌdiː.kən.tæm.ɪˈneɪ.ʃən/
(Definition of decontaminate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “decontaminate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 去除…的污染,清除(有害物质), 净化…
in Chinese (Traditional) 去除…的污染,清除(有害物質), 淨化…
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