verb. remove the scales from.
- take away
Example sentences of the word descale
Turn the pump on and let the cleaner descale the lime deposits for at least five minutes.
2. Verb, base form
While lime scale is natural, you should descale a steam iron as soon as possible after you notice it to keep the steam channels inside the iron from becoming clogged.
3. Verb, 3rd person singular present
If cleaning the K-cup holder fails to fix the problem, descale the brewer.