delead


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delead, de-lead

to induce the removal of lead from tissues and its excretion in the urine by the administration of chelating agents.
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Each year that the town has received the grant (the last year was 2007), the town was able to assist eight or nine homeowners with a new roof, window, heating system, septic system or to help delead a home.
This grant lets us provide money for people who otherwise would not be able to afford to delead.