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Definition of detoxify verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they detoxify
    he / she / it detoxifies
    past simple detoxified
    -ing form detoxifying
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  1. 1detoxify something to remove harmful substances or poisons from something
  2. 2detoxify somebody to treat someone in order to help them stop drinking too much alcohol or taking drugs
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: detoxify