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Definition of the verb acidify

What does acidify mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: acidified

  1. make sour or more sour
  2. turn acidic

Alternative definition of the verb acidify

verb

  1. to make something acid or sour; to convert into an acid.
  2. to neutralize alkalis, as to 'acidify' sugar
  3. to sour, to embitter.

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Google previewEnergy and the Environment (1995)

Application of Geosciences to Decision-making : Program and Short Papers by Lorna M. Carter

One of the major factors that determines how quickly or slowly a body of water will acidify is the type of bedrock or sediment underlying the watershed. For example, water in a stream or lake that traverses or overlies limestone, which comprises ...

Google previewMineral-resource Assessments in Alaska (1984)

Background Information to Accompany Maps and Reports about the Geology and Undiscovered-mineral-resource Potential of the Mount Katmai Quadrangle and Adjacent Parts of the Naknek and Afognak Quadrangles, Alaska Peninsula by Wallace Hall Campbell

One of the major factors that determines how quickly or slowly a body of water will acidify is the type of bedrock or sediment underlying the watershed. For example, water in a stream or lake that traverses or overlies limestone, which comprises ...

Google previewCircular (1995)

One of the major factors that determines how quickly or slowly a body of water will acidify is the type of bedrock or sediment underlying the watershed. For example, water in a stream or lake that traverses or overlies limestone, which comprises ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Applied Plant Sciences (2003)

the plasma membrane H+ -ATPases that acidify the cell wall and generate the extremely negative membrane potential ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

acidifier, urinary, any one of a group of substances that are used to acidify the urine. These substances include ascorbic acid, ammonium chloride. acidify/asidމۑfƯ/, 1. to make a substance acidic, as through the addition of ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Vitamins and Pharmacochemistry (2006)

by Henry Philippsborn

(Pharmaceutical chemistry: product which can be turned into an acid – which can acidify itself.) versauerbar acidifiable acidificável 64 acidific adj (Prod.) ( Pharmaceutical chemistry: acid forming.) säurebildend acidifiant acidífero; que produz ...

Google previewConcise Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

and an inability to acidify the urine. Hypokalaemia is often present and may be severe. The condition can be either genetically ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine Third Edition (2012)

by Michael T. Murray, JOSEPH PIZZORNO

First, it is often difficult to acidify the urine. Many popular methods of attempting to acidify the urine, such as vitamin C supplementation and cranberry juice, have little effect on pH at commonly prescribed doses. Alkalinizing the urine is easily ...

Google previewA New School Dictionary of the English Language (1908)

Embracing a Carefully Prepared Vocabulary of Words in Popular Use, Together with Tables Exhibiting the Pronunciation of Ancient and Modern Bibliographical and Geographical Names, Scripture Proper Names, Christian Names, &c., &c by Joseph Emerson Worcester

ACIDIFY. Ac-ceTer-ate, v. a. To hasten ; to quicken. Ac-cel-er-a' tion, n. A quickening. Ac-ceTer-a-tlve, a. Increasing velocity. Ac' cent, n. Modulation or stress of voice ; a mark on a syllable directing modulation or stress of voice ...

Google previewDictionary of Agriculture (1998)

by Alan Stephens

abstraction acidify abstraction [xbMra-kJnl noun removal; abstraction licence = a licence issued by a Water Board to allow abstraction of water from a river or lake for domestic or commercial use. The licence is needed for irrigation QUOTE a ...

Google previewTechnical Dictionary (2013)

Four Languages by Eduard Webber

to Acidify (v.); to Acidulate (v); to Sour (v.) ...

Google previewA New Dictionary of the English Language (1846)

by Charles Richardson

codify, codification; acidify, acidification; silicify, &c. Hood, means raised; something raised; sc. to a certain rank, degree, state, or condition, quality or kind. It is also written head. Priest- hood, the ...

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Acidify Meaning

Video shows what acidify means. to make something (more) acidic or sour; to convert into an acid.. to neutralize alkalis, as to acidify sugar. to sour, to embitter..

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Scrabble value of A1C3I1D2I1F4Y4

The value of this 7-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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