depolarize

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de·po·lar·ize

(dē-pō'lăr-īz),
To deprive of polarity.
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When these receptors are activated, they open up and depolarise the nerve cell, which transmits an attention-grabbing pain signal through the spinal cord to the brain.
The evidence is that they strongly depolarise most anode reactions which besides oxygen evolution could include other solution constituents notably organic compounds added as levellers, brighteners and surfactants.