disambiguate

[dis-am-big-yoo-eyt]
verb (used with object), disambiguated, disambiguating.
to remove the ambiguity from; make unambiguous: In order to disambiguate the sentence “She lectured on the famous passenger ship,” you'll have to write either “lectured on board” or “lectured about.”

Origin:
1960–65; dis-1 + ambigu(ous) + -ate1

disambiguation, noun
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disambiguate (ˌdɪsæmˈbɪɡjʊˌeɪt)
 
vb
(tr) to make (an ambiguous expression) unambiguous
 
disambigu'ation
 
n

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Example sentences
It must disambiguate words with multiple meanings, by taking into account any context it can recognise.
Using story retelling as an index of language ability, it is difficult to disambiguate comprehension and memory deficits.
It is used to disambiguate a possible metaphorical interpretation of a phrase.
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