Acidulated
Acidulate A*cid"u*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Acidulated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Acidulating}.] [Cf. F. aciduler. See {Acidulous}.] To make sour or acid in a moderate degree; to sour somewhat. --Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • acidulated — adj. 1. made slightly acidic [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Acidulated water — is water where some sort of acid is added often lemon juice, lime juice, or vinegar to prevent fruits or vegetables from browning so as to maintain a visual purity. Some vegetables and fruits which are often placed in acidulated water are: apples …   Wikipedia

  • Acidulated Phosphate Fluoride — is a sodium fluoride solution, paste or powder, which has been acidulated to pH 3 to 4 and buffered with a phosphate. It is used in the prevention of dental caries.References* [http://chem.sis.nlm.nih.gov/] ee also* Fluoride therapy * Water… …   Wikipedia

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  • acidulated drop — noun Britain : acid drop …   Useful english dictionary

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