Definition of detoxication in English:

detoxication

noun

  • See detoxicate

    • ‘Our sampling of urine on day 6 of each resin treatment level seems adequate to measure detoxication metabolites.’
    • ‘Cotinine (ie, detoxication product of nicotine) levels for nonsmokers decreased 58% for children, 55% for adolescents, and 75% for adults since the 1991 to 1994 study.’
    • ‘As important as behavioral and physiological alterations are as a means of circumventing toxins, direct metabolic detoxication is arguably the strategy which is the most effective and most commonly employed by phytophagous insects.’
    • ‘It has the effects of resolving swelling and detoxication, and it can be applied in case of lack of lactation and mammary swelling.’

Pronunciation

detoxication

/diːtɒksɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/