demineralize


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de·min·er·al·ize

 (dē-mĭn′ər-ə-lĭz′)
tr.v. de·min·er·al·ized, de·min·er·al·iz·ing, de·min·er·al·iz·es
To remove minerals or mineral salts from (a liquid).

de·min′er·al·i′zer n.

demineralize

(diːˈmɪnərəˌlaɪz) or

demineralise

vb
(Chemistry) (tr) to remove dissolved salts from (a liquid, esp water)
deˌmineraliˈzation, deˌmineraliˈsation n

de•min•er•al•ize

(diˈmɪn ər əˌlaɪz)

v. -ized, -iz•ing. v.t.
1. to remove minerals from; deprive of mineral content.
v.i.
2. to lose mineral content.
[1930–35]
de•min`er•al•i•za′tion, n.

demineralize


Past participle: demineralized
Gerund: demineralizing

Imperative
demineralize
demineralize
Present
I demineralize
you demineralize
he/she/it demineralizes
we demineralize
you demineralize
they demineralize
Preterite
I demineralized
you demineralized
he/she/it demineralized
we demineralized
you demineralized
they demineralized
Present Continuous
I am demineralizing
you are demineralizing
he/she/it is demineralizing
we are demineralizing
you are demineralizing
they are demineralizing
Present Perfect
I have demineralized
you have demineralized
he/she/it has demineralized
we have demineralized
you have demineralized
they have demineralized
Past Continuous
I was demineralizing
you were demineralizing
he/she/it was demineralizing
we were demineralizing
you were demineralizing
they were demineralizing
Past Perfect
I had demineralized
you had demineralized
he/she/it had demineralized
we had demineralized
you had demineralized
they had demineralized
Future
I will demineralize
you will demineralize
he/she/it will demineralize
we will demineralize
you will demineralize
they will demineralize
Future Perfect
I will have demineralized
you will have demineralized
he/she/it will have demineralized
we will have demineralized
you will have demineralized
they will have demineralized
Future Continuous
I will be demineralizing
you will be demineralizing
he/she/it will be demineralizing
we will be demineralizing
you will be demineralizing
they will be demineralizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been demineralizing
you have been demineralizing
he/she/it has been demineralizing
we have been demineralizing
you have been demineralizing
they have been demineralizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been demineralizing
you will have been demineralizing
he/she/it will have been demineralizing
we will have been demineralizing
you will have been demineralizing
they will have been demineralizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been demineralizing
you had been demineralizing
he/she/it had been demineralizing
we had been demineralizing
you had been demineralizing
they had been demineralizing
Conditional
I would demineralize
you would demineralize
he/she/it would demineralize
we would demineralize
you would demineralize
they would demineralize
Past Conditional
I would have demineralized
you would have demineralized
he/she/it would have demineralized
we would have demineralized
you would have demineralized
they would have demineralized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.demineralize - 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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The original (RC) were then slurred in 2M hydrochloric acid and made them demineralize and the existence of trace mineral elements before and after demineralization of raw samples were determined with the application of X-ray fluorescence (XRF) spectrometer.