decarbonize

[dee-kahr-buh-nahyz]
verb (used with object), decarbonized, decarbonizing.
Also, especially British, decarbonise.


Origin:
1815–25; de- + carbonize

decarbonization, noun
decarbonizer, noun
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decarbonize or decarbonise (diːˈkɑːbəˌnaɪz)
 
vb
(tr) decoke, Also: decarburize to remove carbon from (the walls of the combustion chamber of an internal-combustion engine)
 
decarbonise or decarbonise
 
vb
 
decarboni'zation or decarbonise
 
n
 
decarboni'sation or decarbonise
 
n
 
de'carbonizer or decarbonise
 
n
 
de'carboniser or decarbonise
 
n

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As a deoxidizer, desulfurizer, or decarbonizer for various ferrous and nonferrous alloys.
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