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agenize

[ey-juh-nahyz] /ˈeɪ dʒəˌnaɪz/
verb (used with object), agenized, agenizing.
1.
to bleach (flour) with nitrogen trichloride.
Also, especially British, agenise.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; agene U.S. trade name for nitrogen trichloride + -ize
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