HyperDic: alkalise

English > 1 sense of the word alkalise:
VERBchangealkalise, alkalize, alkalify, basifyturn basic and less acidic
English > alkalise: 1 sense > verb 1, change
MeaningTurn basic and less acidic.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsalkalize, alkalify, basify
Categorychemistry, chemical scienceThe science of matter
Broaderchange state, turnUndergo a transformation or a change of position or action
Oppositeacidify, acetifyTurn acidic
Spanishalcalinizar, alcalizar

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