demineralise


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demineralise


Past participle: demineralised
Gerund: demineralising

Imperative
demineralise
demineralise
Present
I demineralise
you demineralise
he/she/it demineralises
we demineralise
you demineralise
they demineralise
Preterite
I demineralised
you demineralised
he/she/it demineralised
we demineralised
you demineralised
they demineralised
Present Continuous
I am demineralising
you are demineralising
he/she/it is demineralising
we are demineralising
you are demineralising
they are demineralising
Present Perfect
I have demineralised
you have demineralised
he/she/it has demineralised
we have demineralised
you have demineralised
they have demineralised
Past Continuous
I was demineralising
you were demineralising
he/she/it was demineralising
we were demineralising
you were demineralising
they were demineralising
Past Perfect
I had demineralised
you had demineralised
he/she/it had demineralised
we had demineralised
you had demineralised
they had demineralised
Future
I will demineralise
you will demineralise
he/she/it will demineralise
we will demineralise
you will demineralise
they will demineralise
Future Perfect
I will have demineralised
you will have demineralised
he/she/it will have demineralised
we will have demineralised
you will have demineralised
they will have demineralised
Future Continuous
I will be demineralising
you will be demineralising
he/she/it will be demineralising
we will be demineralising
you will be demineralising
they will be demineralising
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been demineralising
you have been demineralising
he/she/it has been demineralising
we have been demineralising
you have been demineralising
they have been demineralising
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been demineralising
you will have been demineralising
he/she/it will have been demineralising
we will have been demineralising
you will have been demineralising
they will have been demineralising
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been demineralising
you had been demineralising
he/she/it had been demineralising
we had been demineralising
you had been demineralising
they had been demineralising
Conditional
I would demineralise
you would demineralise
he/she/it would demineralise
we would demineralise
you would demineralise
they would demineralise
Past Conditional
I would have demineralised
you would have demineralised
he/she/it would have demineralised
we would have demineralised
you would have demineralised
they would have demineralised
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.demineralise - remove the minerals or salts from; "demineralize water"
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
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"
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Another factor is that bones demineralise in the reduced-gravity environment of space, dumping salts into the blood and eventually into the urine.
Acids, like those produced by bacteria or sugary foods, demineralise the enamel coating of the teeth, allowing bacteria to break through to the dentin inside.