First Known Use of alkalinize
Medical Definition of alkalinize
: to make alkaline <alkalinized the body by using sodium citrate as the agent>
alkalinisation\ˌal-kə-ˌlin-ə-ˈzā-shən, -lə-nə-\play 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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