decolorize


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decolorize

[dē′kəl·ə‚rīz]
(chemical engineering)
To remove the color from, as from a liquid.
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This work investigated the ability of intense UV light exposure to decolorize blue stain with and without hypochlorite bleaching.
Viability corresponds to the percentage of dead cells, whereas vitality represents the physiological state of the yeast Viability is commonly assessed using methylene blue, which relies mainly on intracellular reduction within live cells to decolorize the dye molecule.
The tissue preparation was then placed into 70% glactic acid for five min to decolorize the rest of the tissue.
Before the plants are designed, a laboratory evaluation of the capability of ozone to decolorize the specific dyestuffs is needed.
In markets where there is no readily available source for clear, white sugar syrups, bottlers can utilize sanitary stainless steel plate and frame filters to decolorize and polish syrup made from local raw sugar sources.
Meat containing sulfites will decolorize the dye, and the meat will resume its bright red color.