acidize

[as-i-dahyz]

verb (used with or without object), ac·id·ized, ac·id·iz·ing.

to impregnate or become impregnated with acid; acidify.

Also especially British, ac·id·ise.

Origin of acidize

First recorded in 1905–10; acid + -ize
Related formsac·id·i·za·tion, noun
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