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demilitarize

de·mil·i·ta·rize

demilitarize

 
pronunciation:
dih mI lih t raIz
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Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: demilitarized, demilitarizes, demilitarizing
definition 1: to remove military forces, weapons, and facilities from; make less military.
definition 2: to prohibit military use of, as a border zone.
definition 3: to place under control by civilians rather than by the military.
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derivation: demilitarization (n.)