The other obvious way to help your body deal with excessive toxins from that large meal is to dilute the toxins by drinking more.
“The comparisons tend to dilute the real significance of the Holocaust,” he says.
To dilute the bitterness, the less-than-brave steep them in green tea.
1550s, from Latin dilutus, past participle of diluere "dissolve, wash away, dilute," from dis- "apart" + -luere, comb. form of lavere "to wash" (see lave). Related: Diluted; diluting. As an adjective from c.1600.
dilute di·lute (dī-lōōt', dĭ-)
v. di·lut·ed, di·lut·ing, di·lutes
To reduce a solution or mixture in concentration, quality, strength, or purity, as by adding water. adj.
Thinned or weakened by diluting.