Definition of declassify verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

declassify

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈklæsɪfaɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈklæsɪfaɪ//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they declassify
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈklæsɪfaɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈklæsɪfaɪ//
 
he / she / it declassifies
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈklæsɪfaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈklæsɪfaɪz//
 
past simple declassified
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈklæsɪfaɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈklæsɪfaɪd//
 
past participle declassified
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈklæsɪfaɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈklæsɪfaɪd//
 
-ing form declassifying
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈklæsɪfaɪɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈklæsɪfaɪɪŋ//
 
 
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declassify something to state officially that secret government information is no longer secret declassified information/documents opposite classify
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: declassify