Purify

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Practical UsesPlay
Purify often refers to making water or air safe and clean for use. SlideCharcoal filters are used to purify drinking water.
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Beyond CleaningPlay
Purify implies removing harmful substances, not just dirt or mess. SlideIndustrial plants must purify wastewater before releasing it.
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In health contexts, purify stresses the elimination of germs and bacteria. SlideHospitals often use UV light to purify the air in rooms.