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acidize

[ as-i-dahyz ]
/ ˈæs ɪˌdaɪz /
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verb (used with or without object), ac·id·ized, ac·id·iz·ing.

to impregnate or become impregnated with acid; acidify.

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Also especially British, ac·id·ise .

Origin of acidize

First recorded in 1905–10; acid + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM acidize

ac·id·i·za·tion, noun
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