detoxify de·tox·i·fy (dē-tŏk'sə-fī')
v. de·tox·i·fied, de·tox·i·fy·ing, de·tox·i·fies
To counteract or destroy the toxic properties of a substance.
To remove the effects of poison from something, such as the blood.
To treat a person for alcohol or drug dependence, usually under a medically supervised program designed to rid the body of intoxicating or addictive substances.