descale


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descale

(ˌdiːˈskeɪl)
vb (tr)
(Chemistry) to remove the hard deposit formed by chemicals in water from (a kettle, pipe, etc)

descale


Past participle: descaled
Gerund: descaling

Imperative
descale
descale
Present
I descale
you descale
he/she/it descales
we descale
you descale
they descale
Preterite
I descaled
you descaled
he/she/it descaled
we descaled
you descaled
they descaled
Present Continuous
I am descaling
you are descaling
he/she/it is descaling
we are descaling
you are descaling
they are descaling
Present Perfect
I have descaled
you have descaled
he/she/it has descaled
we have descaled
you have descaled
they have descaled
Past Continuous
I was descaling
you were descaling
he/she/it was descaling
we were descaling
you were descaling
they were descaling
Past Perfect
I had descaled
you had descaled
he/she/it had descaled
we had descaled
you had descaled
they had descaled
Future
I will descale
you will descale
he/she/it will descale
we will descale
you will descale
they will descale
Future Perfect
I will have descaled
you will have descaled
he/she/it will have descaled
we will have descaled
you will have descaled
they will have descaled
Future Continuous
I will be descaling
you will be descaling
he/she/it will be descaling
we will be descaling
you will be descaling
they will be descaling
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been descaling
you have been descaling
he/she/it has been descaling
we have been descaling
you have been descaling
they have been descaling
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been descaling
you will have been descaling
he/she/it will have been descaling
we will have been descaling
you will have been descaling
they will have been descaling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been descaling
you had been descaling
he/she/it had been descaling
we had been descaling
you had been descaling
they had been descaling
Conditional
I would descale
you would descale
he/she/it would descale
we would descale
you would descale
they would descale
Past Conditional
I would have descaled
you would have descaled
he/she/it would have descaled
we would have descaled
you would have descaled
they would have descaled
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.descale - remove the scales from; "scale fish"
remove, take away, withdraw, take - remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract; "remove a threat"; "remove a wrapper"; "Remove the dirty dishes from the table"; "take the gun from your pocket"; "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"
Translations
décalciner

descale

[diːˈskeɪl] VTdesincrustar
descaling agent/productagente m/producto m desincrustante

descale

vtentkalken

descale

[diːˈskeɪl] vtdisincrostare
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Even though we humans brush twice a day, the dentist still needs to descale plaque off our teeth.
In addition to enabling a single descaling operation, Ultrax metal conditioner 257 emits no fumes, slows iron-build in the descale tank for longer bath life, and produces less sludge than standard acid-pickle descaling systems," he explained.
They will look for any tooth damage and repair it, professionally descale your teeth and talk to you about the necessity for good brushing and flossing.