neutralisation


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Noun1.neutralisation - a chemical reaction in which an acid and a base interact with the formation of a salt; with strong acids and bases the essential reaction is the combination of hydrogen ions with hydroxyl ions to form water
chemical reaction, reaction - (chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others; "there was a chemical reaction of the lime with the ground water"
2.neutralisation - (euphemism) the removal of a threat by killing or destroying it (especially in a covert operation or military operation)
destruction, devastation - the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists
euphemism - an inoffensive or indirect expression that is substituted for one that is considered offensive or too harsh
3.neutralisation - action intended to keep a country politically neutral or exclude it from a possible war; "the neutralization of Belgium"
nullification, override - the act of nullifying; making null and void; counteracting or overriding the effect or force of something
4.neutralisation - action intended to nullify the effects of some previous action
nullification, override - the act of nullifying; making null and void; counteracting or overriding the effect or force of something
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Today, the European Centre for Manual Neutralisation Capabilities (ECMAN) was officially opened in Vienna.
OMEX Environmental is a specialist in acid neutralisation with its range of Magmex pH control solutions including Magmex 1060, designed for large scale applications requiring accurate pH neutralisation.
L'operation menee par les forces de l'Armee nationale populaire dans la zone de Rouakeche, dans la wilaya de Medea, s'est soldee par la neutralisation de 18 terroristes, l'arrestation de 4 autres et la recuperation d'un important lot d'armement, a annonce, hier, le ministere de la Defense nationale (MDN) dans un communique.
A l'occasion de la celebration de la journee mondiale de l'environnement dans le gouvernorat de Sousse, le ministre a declare, dimanche, a l'Agence TAP que "le debat se poursuit encore au sein du departement sur la forme juridique a suivre ainsi que le timing de la neutralisation des delegations speciales", faisant remarquer que "ce dossier sera examine cours du prochain conseil des ministres.
Earlier, the police announced the neutralisation of well-organised kidnapping-for-ransom group operating from Cavite City, which is near Tagaytay.
If no neutralisation takes place, and so total domestic credit moves in step with the government's borrowing requirements, I infer that the central bank is not independent.
Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract with BAE Systems for the design and development of the new Multi-Shot Mine Neutralisation System (MuMNS).
Les reseaux sociaux se sont aussitot enflammes, mais cette neutralisation semble egalement avoir fait debat au sein meme du peloton.
Pas de reaction a cet article Le president du conseil de la Choura d'Ennahdha, Fethi Ayadi, a affirme, samedi, au journal Achourouk, que le ministere des Affaires etrangeres n'est pas eligible a la neutralisation et que la plupart des discussions avec les partis politiques n'a pas porte sur la neutralisation du ministere mais uniquement sur le remplacement du ministre.