decolorise

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v decolorise remove color from "The sun bleached the red shirt"
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Usage

In literature:

It is little liable to become rancid, and is completely decolorised by animal charcoal.
"The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom" by P. L. Simmonds
When sufficiently concentrated the glycerine may be decolorised, if necessary, by treating with 1 per cent.
"The Handbook of Soap Manufacture" by W. H. Simmons
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