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dialyze

[dahy-uh-lahyz] /ˈdaɪ əˌlaɪz/
verb (used with object), dialyzed, dialyzing.
1.
to subject to dialysis; separate or procure by dialysis.
verb (used without object), dialyzed, dialyzing.
2.
to undergo dialysis.
Also, especially British, dialyse.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; dia- + -lyze
Related forms
dialyzable, adjective
dialyzability, noun
dialyzation, noun
nondialyzing, adjective
undialyzed, adjective
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Examples for dialyze
  • Make a written agreement with another dialysis facility to dialyze your patients in the event your facility is inoperable.
  • Patients who are expected to continue to dialyze at the present dialysis unit for the duration of the study.
  • Patients who dialyze at home tend to have a lower acuity than patients who dialyze in facilities.
British Dictionary definitions for dialyze

dialyse

/ˈdaɪəˌlaɪz/
verb
1.
(transitive) to separate by dialysis
Derived Forms
dialysable, (US) dialyzable, adjective
dialysability, (US) dialyzability, noun
dialysation, (US) dialyzation, noun
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dialyze in Medicine

dialyze di·a·lyze (dī'ə-līz')
v. di·a·lyzed, di·a·lyz·ing, di·a·lyz·es
To subject to or undergo dialysis or hemodialysis.


di'a·lyz'a·bil'i·ty n.
di'a·lyz'a·ble adj.
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