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Definition of the verb acidulate

What does acidulate mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: acidulated | acidulating | acidulates

  1. make sour or more sour

Alternative definition of the verb acidulate


  1. [transitive] To make something slightly, or moderately acid; to acidify
  2. [transitive] To make sour in a moderate degree; to sour somewhat
  3. [transitive] To use an acidic catalyst. The chemical change being emphasised over the importance of the change in ph. Used in the processing of biodiesel co-products.

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Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences (1899)

Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... and the Various Sciences Closely Related to Medicine ... by George Milbry Gould

Place liquid in porce| lain capsule; add a and b; evaporate to dryness over waterbath; add water; acidulate with d, and add 2 or 3 drops c. | | | | -* Most delicate test1 : 4,000,ooo. C cholesterin-fats. Glucose. | Sol. in sodium or po- || Yellow, then ...

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences, Including the Pronunciation... (1903)

by George Milbry Gould

Luminosity;odor; Acidulate with a, boil ganic matter. Sulp ur. (c) Nitric tests for dphos- %hour in retort with acid. phoric aci . 6; collect distillate. Wash pieces of sulphur and examine for luminosity and odor. Add c, and test for phosphoric acid.

Google previewPansegrouw's Crossword Dictionary (1994)

by Louisa Pansegrouw

mistake boob make slanting splay make slightly acid acidulate make slower decelerate make small belittle make small changes in modify make smaller by cutting razee make small hole in prick makes men's clothes tailor make smooth even ...

Google previewInternational Dictionary of Food and Cooking (1998)

by Charles Gordon Sinclair

lemon juice, vinegar or permitted additivel to a mixture to reduce its pH to helow 7 [also called to acidulate; acidity Acidity is a measure of the strength of an acid ...

Google previewTechnical Dictionary (2013)

Four Languages by Eduard Webber

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

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Chemoetymology (2006)

The Whys and Whences of Chemical Nomenclature and Terminology by Alexander Senning

acidophilic derived from acidum and -philic acidulate derived from acidulus, diminutive of acidus (Latin: sour), from acer (Latin: sharp) acidum New Latin: acid , ultimately ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words (2008)

by Diagram Group

Acidulate 496 Acne.

Google previewRandom House Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2008)

by Random House

abominate, absquatulate, accelerate, accentuate, accommodate, acculturate, accumulate, acidulate, acuminate, adjudicate, administrate, adulterate, affiliate, agglomerate, agglutinate, aldermanate, alienate, alleviate, alliterate, amalgamate , ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1896)

A New, Original and Exhaustive Work of Reference to All English Words, Their Origin, Development, Orthography, Pronunciation, Meaning and Legitimate Or Customary Use ... by Robert Hunter

par & a [ACIDULATE.] "Sitaple acidulated, fluids produce little or no change on meat and albumen in the course of twelve er twenty-four hours."—Todd & Bowman: Physiol. ***... ii. 2×. āg-id-u-lä-ting, pr: par. [ ACIDULATE.] ...

Google previewMedical Lexicon. A New Dictionary of Medical Science, containing a concise account of the various subjects and terms, ... and formulae for ... preparations etc. Third edition (1865)

Should the liquor, before filtration, be entirely neutral, acidulate it very slightly with sulphuric acid. Should it. on the contrary, change the colour of litmus paper to a bright red, add more animal charcoal. Separate the crystals from the liquor, ...

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Acidulate Meaning

Video shows what acidulate means. To make something slightly, or moderately acid; to acidify. To make sour in a moderate degree; to sour somewhat. To use ...

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Scrabble value of A1C3I1D2U1L1A1T1E1

The value of this 9-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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