demystification

demystify

[dee-mis-tuh-fahy]
verb (used with object), demystified, demystifying.
to rid of mystery or obscurity; clarify: to demystify medical procedures.

Origin:
1960–65; de- + mystify

demystification, noun
demystifier, noun
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demystify (diːˈmɪstɪˌfaɪ)
 
vb , -fies, -fying, -fied
(tr) to remove the mystery from; make clear
 
demystifi'cation
 
n

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demystify
1963, from de- + mystify.
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