• (British) IPA: /ˌdiːˈæktɪveɪt/

deactivate (deactivates, present participle deactivating; past and past participle deactivated)

  1. (ergative) to make something inactive or no longer effective
  2. to prevent the action of a biochemical agent (such as an enzyme)
  3. to remove a person or piece of hardware from active military service
Translations Translations
  • German: unterbinden
  • Russian: дезактиви́ровать
  • Russian: демобилизова́ть

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