alkalinize

verb
al·​ka·​lin·​ize | \ˈal-kə-lə-ˌnīz \
alkalinized; alkalinizing

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alkalinization \ˌal-​kə-​ˌli-​nə-​ˈzā-​shən, -​lə-​nə-​ \ noun

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1800, in the meaning defined above

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alkalinize

transitive verb
al·​ka·​lin·​ize
variants: also British alkalinise \ˈal-​kə-​lə-​ˌnīz \
alkalinized also British alkalinised; alkalinizing also British alkalinising

Medical Definition of alkalinize 

: to make alkaline alkalinized the body by using sodium citrate as the agent

Other Words from alkalinize

alkalinization also British alkalinisation \ˌal-​kə-​ˌlin-​ə-​ˈzā-​shən, -​lə-​nə-​ \ noun
alkalinizer \ˈal-​kə-​lə-​ˌnī-​zər \ noun
When your blood is too acidic, your body sends in an alkalinizer to correct the imbalance. That alkalinizer is calcium. Women's Health Letter, November 2004

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