v. remove fog from something; make something clear

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • defog — /dee fog , fawg /, v.t., defogged, defogging. 1. to remove the fog or moisture from (a car window, mirror, etc.). 2. Informal. to make intelligible, specific, or obvious; clarify: In a lengthy interview the mayor defogged the issues in the… …   Universalium

  • defog — de|fog [di:ˈfɔg US ˈfa:g, ˈfo:g] v past tense and past participle defogged present participle defogging [T] AmE to remove mist from the windows inside a car, by using heat British Equivalent: demist …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • defog — verb defogged, defogging (T) AmE to remove the condensation from the window inside a car, by using heat or warm air; demist BrE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • defogger — [dē fôg′ər, dēfäg′ər; di fôg′ər, difäg ər] n. an apparatus for clearing condensed moisture, as from a car window defog vt. defogged, defogging …   English World dictionary

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