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ac·id·i·fy

(a-sid'i-fī),
1. To render acid.
2. To become acid.

acidify

See acid.

ac·id·i·fy

(ă-sid'i-fī)
1. To render acidic.
2. To become acid.

acidify

(ă-sid′ĭ-fī″) [ acid + -ify]
1. To make a substance acid.
2. To become acid.
acidifiable (ă-sid″ĭ-fī′ă-bl), adjectiveacidification (-fĭ-kā′shŏn) acidifier (-fī″ĕr)
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Once the binding sites on the iron oxide have been used up, the material could be reused by acidifying it to break the arsenic-iron bonds, then filtering off the arsenic.
Acidifying solution--such as aluminum acetate, acetic acid/hydrocortisone, boric acid, glycerine-ichthammol, etc.
We thank the authors for this new information, and we will update the Instructions for Use for VITROS CREA Slides to include a precaution concerning the use of glacial acetic acid when acidifying specimens to achieve a particular low pH.
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And finally, the conifers "have an acidifying effect on the soil on which they grow.
Inorganic Carbon (1c) Is Lo Be Determined By Acidifying The Sample And Sparging The Co: Produced Into The Ndir Detector.
Stating that the Arctic regions inhabits a population of four million, and holds an estimate of 25% of the world's remaining oil and natural gas, Geologists have said that CO2 emissions not only contribute in warming the planet but also in acidifying alkaline seas.
Acid soil pH - acidifying humic acid is a product of decomposition - discourages soil fungi that cause root rot.