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de·grease

 (dē-grēs′, -grēz′)
tr.v. de·greased, de·greas·ing, de·greas·es
To remove grease or fat from: degrease machinery; degrease the sauce.

de·greas′er n.

degrease

(diːˈɡriːs)
vb
(tr) to remove grease from

de•grease

(diˈgris, -ˈgriz)

v.t. -greased, -greas•ing.
to remove grease or oil from.
[1885–90]
de•greas′er, n.

degrease


Past participle: degreased
Gerund: degreasing

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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
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Past Continuous
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Past Perfect
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Future
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Future Perfect
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Future Continuous
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Present Perfect Continuous
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Future Perfect Continuous
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Past Perfect Continuous
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Conditional
I would degrease
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Past Conditional
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.degrease - remove grease or oil from (a pan)
get rid of, remove - dispose of; "Get rid of these old shoes!"; "The company got rid of all the dead wood"
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