denuclearize

de·nu·cle·ar·ize

 (dē-no͞o′klē-ə-rīz′, -nyo͞o′-)
v. de·nu·cle·ar·ized, de·nu·cle·ar·iz·ing, de·nu·cle·ar·iz·es
v.tr.
To remove or ban nuclear weapons from: a proposal to denuclearize Europe.
v.intr.
To reduce or eliminate a store of nuclear weapons.

de·nu′cle·ar·i·za′tion (-ər-ĭ-zā′shən) n.

denuclearize

(dɪˈnjuːklɪəˌraɪz) or

denuclearise

vb
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (tr) to deprive (a country, state, etc) of nuclear weapons
deˌnucleariˈzation, deˌnucleariˈsation n

de•nu•cle•ar•ize

(diˈnu kli əˌraɪz, -ˈnyu- or, by metathesis, -kyə lə-)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
to forbid the construction or deployment of nuclear weapons in (a country or zone).
[1955–60]
de•nu`cle•ar•i•za′tion, n.
pron: See nuclear.

denuclearize


Past participle: denuclearized
Gerund: denuclearizing

Imperative
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Present
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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
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Past Conditional
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Translations

denuclearize

[diːˈnjuːklɪəraɪz] VTdesnuclearizar
a denuclearized zoneuna zona desnuclearizada
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