acidulate

verb
acid·​u·​late | \ ə-ˈsi-jə-ˌlāt How to pronounce acidulate (audio) \
acidulated; acidulating

Definition of acidulate

transitive verb

: to make acid or slightly acid

Other Words from acidulate

acidulation \ -​ˌsi-​jə-​ˈlā-​shən How to pronounce acidulation (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of acidulate

1684, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for acidulate

derivative of acidulate "treated with acid," borrowed from New Latin acidulātus, from Latin acidulus acidulous + -ātus -ate entry 3

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acidulate

transitive verb
acid·​u·​late | \ ə-ˈsij-ə-ˌlāt How to pronounce acidulate (audio) \
acidulated; acidulating

Medical Definition of acidulate

: to make acid or slightly acid

Other Words from acidulate

acidulation \ -​ˌsij-​ə-​ˈlā-​shən How to pronounce acidulation (audio) \ noun

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