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Synonyms of denature

Verb


1. denature, change, alter, modify

usage: add nonfissionable material to (fissionable material) so as to make unsuitable for use in an atomic bomb

2. denature, change, alter, modify

usage: modify (as a native protein) especially by heat, acid, alkali, or ultraviolet radiation so that all of the original properties are removed or diminished

3. denature, change, alter, modify

usage: make (alcohol) unfit for drinking without impairing usefulness for other purposes

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