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acidify

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verb, acid·i·fy \-ˌfī\

Simple Definition of acidify

  • : to cause (something) to become acidic

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of acidify

acidifiedacidifying

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to make acid

  3. 2 :  to convert into an acid

acidificationplay \-ˌsi-də-fə-ˈkā-shən\ noun

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acidify

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verb acid·i·fy \-ə-ˌfī\

Medical Definition of acidify

acidified; acidifying

  1. 1

  2. transitive verb

  3. :  to make acid

  4. 2:  to convert into an acid

  5. intransitive verb

  6. :  to become acid

acidifiable \ə-ˌsid-ə-ˈfī-ə-bəl, a-\play adjective
acidification \-fə-ˈkā-shən\play noun
acidifier \ə-ˈsid-ə-ˌfī(-ə)r, a-\play noun



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