transitive verb

: to combine or impregnate with a salt : salinize
: to form a salt with : convert into a salt
salify a base by treatment with an acid or an acid by treatment with a base

Word History


French salifier, from sali- + -fier -fy

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“Salify.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Sep. 2023.

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