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Definition of the verb acetify

What does acetify mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: acetified

  1. make sour or more sour
  2. turn acidic

Alternative definition of the verb acetify

verb

  1. [transitive] To convert into acid or vinegar.
  2. [intransitive] To turn acid - Encyc. Dom. Econ

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Google previewDesigning Instruction (2008)

Making Best Practices Work in Standards-Based Classrooms by Judith K. March, Karen H. Peters

acetify: ♢♢ -ify usually signifies a verb (e.g., rectify) yes, acetify is a verb 2. cadaster: ♢♢ -er usually signifies a noun (e.g., toaster) yes, cadaster is a noun ♢♢ -er often signifies “a person” (e.g., master) not this time; cadaster is ...

Google previewThe Dictionary Appendix and Orthographer, Containing Upwards of 7000 Words Not Found in the Dictionary; Comprising the Participles of Verbs, which Often Prove Perplexing Even to the Best Writers (etc.) 9. Ed (1857)

by C ..... Vines

Accăstom, accustomed, accustoming Acetify, acetified, acetifying Acidify, acidified , acidifying . Acquaint, acquainted, acquainting Acquit, acquitted, acquitting Act, acted, acting . e Adapt, adapted, adapting Add, added, adding . e Addeem, ...

Google previewThe Engineer's and Mechanic's Encyclopaedia, Comprehending Practical Illustrations of the Machinery and Processes Employed in Every Description of Manufacture of the British Empire ... (1836)

by Luke Hebert

The used casks, called mothers, are never emptied more than half, but are successively filled again, to acetify new portions of wine. In order to judge if the mother works, the vinegar- makers plunge a spatula into the liquid ; and, according to ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry on the Basis of Mr Nicholson's ... with an Introductory Dissertation (1821)

by Andrew Ure

The used casks, called mothers, are never emptied more than half, but are successively filled again, to acetify new portions of wine. In order to judge if the mother works, the vinegar makers plunge a spatula into the liquid; and according to the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry (1827)

In which the Principles of the Science are Investigated ... by Andrew Ure

The used casks, called mothers, are never emptied more than half, but are successively filled again, to acetify new portions of wine. In order to judge if the mother works, the vinegar makers plunge a spatula into the liquid; and according to the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Chemistry, Practical and Theoretical. By J. C. Booth ... assisted by C. Morfit (1853)

to clarify, and then suffered to acetify in vinegar casks, adding a little vinegar to commence and hasten the operation. (Compare the process for wine vinegar, 2. b.) b. Sugar.

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences (1879)

by Henry Watts

The used casks, called mothers, are never emptied more than half, but are successively filled again, to acetify new portions of wine. In order to judge if the motlier works, the vinegar makers plunge a spatula into the liquid; and according to the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Chemistry, Practical and Theoretical (1862)

Embracing Its Application to the Arts, Metallurgy, Mineralogy, Geology, Medicine, and Pharmacy

to clarify, and then suffered to acetify in vinegar casks, adding a little vinegar to commence and hasten the operation. (Compare the process for wine vinegar, 2. 6.) b. Sugar.

Google previewDictionary of Hard Words (1910)

by Robert Morris Pierce

acetify v. ( convert into vinegar; become sour) a'seti-fai. acetin я. 'aesi-tin; (less properly) a'sii -tin. aceto-gelatin adj. aesi-to'd3ela-tn. acetonamine я. [also, sometimes, spejt ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry and Mineralogy (1831)

With Their Applications by Andrew Ure

The used casks, called mothers, are never emptied more than half, but are successively filled again, to acetify new portions of wine. In order to judge if the mother works, the vinegar-makers plunge a spatula into the liquid; and according to the ...

Google previewLexicon Medicum, Or, Medical Dictionary (1845)

Containing an Explanation of the Terms in Anatomy, Botany, Chemistry, Materia Medica, Midwifery, Mineralogy, Pharmacy, Physiology, Practice of Physic, Surgery, and the Various Branches of Natural Philosophy Connected with Medicine ... by Robert Hooper

“The used casks, called mothers, are never emptied more than half, but are successively filled again, to acetify new portions of wine. In order to judge is thc mother works, the vinegar-makers plumge a o into *...*.*. o: quantity of froth which the ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

The used casks, called mothers, are never emptied more than half, but are successively filled again, to acetify new portions of wine. In order to judge if the mother works, the vinegar makers plunge a spatula into the liquid; and, according to the ...

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Acetify Meaning

Video shows what acetify means. To convert into acid or vinegar.. To turn acid. acetify pronunciation. How to pronounce, definition by Wiktionary dictionary.

Scrabble value of A1C3E1T1I1F4Y4

The value of this 7-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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