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Google’s John Mueller said the company prefers to neutralize the search spam versus penalize it.

So now when my wife, Cathy, notices me eating either soup or cereal using a plain spoon, she will know it’s time to neutralize that grinning clone across the table.

Testing these samples against the live mutant virus from South Africa would confirm that the antibodies formed do indeed neutralize it.

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With Donald completely neutralized and Jalen Ramsey preoccupied with Adams, the Rams’ defense was nowhere near as imposing as it needed to be.

Another possible explanation is that a person may fail to generate enough neutralizing antibodies—those that bind to the virus and successfully prevent it from infecting host cells.

The serum failed to neutralize the virus in subsequent tests and seemed to offer little protection in animal experiments.

It is fair to assume that the IDF would move immediately to neutralize the threat.

The letter that Indian M.P.s wrote was an effort to exert counter-pressure and neutralize that campaign.

Unless we neutralize the air assets with the no-fly zone, this bleeding will continue.

He posed a challenge for the church: he was too revered not to claim, too radical not to neutralize.

If we tried it this close, we'd just be trying to neutralize the sun's gravity.

If the colors used are a certain red and a certain green, they neutralize each other and produce only gray.

Germany must fight, not merely to defeat the British fleet of to-day, but to neutralize the British fleet of to-morrow.

We can only determine by actual experiments what amount added to the air will serve to neutralize the poison.

Add a very little water to the residue and neutralize the extract with calcium carbonate.


On this page you'll find 68 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to neutralize, such as: compensate for, counterbalance, negate, nullify, offset, and overcome.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.