Alkalify
Alkalify Al"ka*li*fy (?; 277), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Alkalified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Alkalifying}.] [Alkali + -fly: cf. F. alcalifier.] To convert into an alkali; to give alkaline properties to. [1913 Webster]

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  • Alkalify — Al ka*li*fy, v. i. To become changed into an alkali. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • alkalify — verb To make alkaline. The process was required to alkalify the basic mixture before hardening …   Wiktionary

  • alkalify — alkalifiable, adj. /al keuh leuh fuy , al kal euh /, v., alkalified, alkalifying. Chem. v.t. 1. to alkalize. v.i. 2. to become alkaline. [1825 35; ALKALI + FY] * * * …   Universalium

  • alkalify — al·ka·li·fy al kal ə .fī, al kə lə vb, fied; fy·ing vt to convert or change into an alkali: make alkaline vi to become alkaline …   Medical dictionary

  • alkalify — v. make alkaline (Chemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • alkalify — al·kal·i·fy …   English syllables

  • alkalify — /ˈælkələfaɪ/ (say alkuhluhfuy) verb (t) (alkalified, alkalifying) to alkalise. –alkalifiable /ˌælkələˈfaɪəbəl/ (say .alkuhluh fuyuhbuhl), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • alkalify —   v.t. & v.i. change into alkali …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • alkalify — verb turn basic and less acidic the solution alkalized • Syn: ↑alkalize, ↑alkalise, ↑basify • Ant: ↑acidify (for: ↑alkalize) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alkalified — Alkalify Al ka*li*fy (?; 277), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Alkalified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Alkalifying}.] [Alkali + fly: cf. F. alcalifier.] To convert into an alkali; to give alkaline properties to. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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