de-colorise

decolorize

[dee-kuhl-uh-rahyz]
verb (used with object), decolorized, decolorizing.
to decolor.
Also, especially British, decolorise.


Origin:
1830–40; de- + colorize

decolorization, noun
decolorizer, noun
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decolorize

verb
remove color from; "The sun bleached the red shirt" 
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