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

 

demineralize

 verb
(British English also -ise)verb
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈmɪnərəlaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈmɪnərəlaɪz//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they demineralize
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈmɪnərəlaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈmɪnərəlaɪz//
 
he / she / it demineralizes
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈmɪnərəlaɪzɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈmɪnərəlaɪzɪz//
 
past simple demineralized
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈmɪnərəlaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈmɪnərəlaɪzd//
 
past participle demineralized
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈmɪnərəlaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈmɪnərəlaɪzd//
 
-ing form demineralizing
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈmɪnərəlaɪzɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈmɪnərəlaɪzɪŋ//
 
 
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demineralize something to remove salts from water
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: demineralize