Vitriolating
Vitriolate Vit"ri*o*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Vitriolated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Vitriolating}.] (Old Chem.) (a) To convert into, or change to, a vitriol; to make into sulphuric acid or a sulphate. (b) To subject to the action of, or impregnate with, vitriol. [1913 Webster]

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  • Vitriolate — Vit ri*o*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Vitriolated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Vitriolating}.] (Old Chem.) (a) To convert into, or change to, a vitriol; to make into sulphuric acid or a sulphate. (b) To subject to the action of, or impregnate with, vitriol.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vitriolated — Vitriolate Vit ri*o*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Vitriolated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Vitriolating}.] (Old Chem.) (a) To convert into, or change to, a vitriol; to make into sulphuric acid or a sulphate. (b) To subject to the action of, or impregnate with …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vitriolation — Vit ri*o*la tion, n. (Old Chem.) The act, process, or result of vitriolating. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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