basification
noun see basify

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • basification — ● basification nom féminin Synonyme de océanisation. ● basification (synonymes) nom féminin Synonymes : océanisation …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • basification — See basify. * * * …   Universalium

  • basification — (ba si fi ca sion) s. f. Terme de chimie. Acte par lequel un corps passe à l état de base. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Les verbes hypothétiques basifier, basificare, de basis, base, et le suffixe ficare, faire …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • basification — ba·si·fi·ca·tion …   English syllables

  • basification — ˌbāsəfə̇ˈkāshən noun ( s) : the act or process of basifying …   Useful english dictionary

  • basify — basification, n. /bay seuh fuy /, v.t., basified, basifying. to raise the pH of (a substance) above 7, thus making it alkaline. [1840 50; BASE1 + IFY] * * * …   Universalium

  • Leather — For other uses, see Leather (disambiguation). Modern leather working tools Leather is a durable and flexible material created via the tanning of putrescible animal rawhide and skin, primarily cattlehide. It can be produced through different… …   Wikipedia

  • Leather production processes — The leather manufacturing process is divided into 3 fundamental sub processes: preparatory stages, tanning and crusting. All true leathers will undergo these sub processes. A further sub process, surface coating can be added into the leather… …   Wikipedia

  • base — [ baz ] n. f. • XIIe; lat. basis, mot gr. « marche, point d appui » I ♦ A ♦ 1 ♦ Partie inférieure d un corps sur laquelle il porte, il repose. ⇒ appui (point d appui), assiette, assise, 1. dessous, fond, fondement, pied. La base de l édifice… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • basify — transitive verb ( fied; fying) Date: circa 1847 to convert into a base or make alkaline • basification noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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