deacidification


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de·a·cid·i·fy

 (dē′ə-sĭd′ə-fī′)
tr.v. de·a·cid·i·fied, de·a·cid·i·fy·ing, de·a·cid·i·fies
To remove the acid from or reduce the acid content of.

de′a·cid′i·fi·ca′tion (-fĭ-kā′shən) n.

deacidification

(ˌdiːəˌsɪdɪfɪˈkeɪʃən)
n
(Chemistry) a procedure that is carried out to lessen the level of acid present in paper
Translations

de·a·cid·i·fi·ca·tion

n. desadificación, neutralización de ácidos.
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Contract award: mass deacidification of books 2015.
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