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acidify

Verb

1 make sour or more sour [syn: sour, acidulate, acetify] [ant: sweeten]
2 turn acidic; "the solution acetified" [syn: acetify] [ant: alkalize] [also: acidified]

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English

Etymology

acidus, ; compare French acidifier

Verb

  1. make something acid or sour, to convert into an acid, to neutralize alkalis, as to acidify sugar
  2. to sour, to embitter

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