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al·ka·lize

 (ăl′kə-līz′) also al·ka·lin·ize (-lə-nīz′)
v. al·ka·lized, al·ka·liz·ing, al·ka·liz·es also al·ka·lin·ized or al·ka·lin·iz·ing or al·ka·lin·iz·es
v.tr.
To make alkaline.
v.intr.
To become an alkali.

al′ka·li·za′tion (-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
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alkalize

(ˈælkəˌlaɪz) or

alkalise

vb
(Chemistry) (tr) to make alkaline
ˈalkaˌlizable, ˈalkaˌlisable adj
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al•ka•lize

(ˈæl kəˌlaɪz)

also al′ka•lin•ize`,



v.t., v.i. -lized also -lin•ized, -liz•ing also -lin•iz•ing.
to make or become alkaline.
[1740–50]
al′ka•liz`a•ble, adj.
al`ka•li•za′tion, n.
al′ka•liz`er, n.
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alkalize


Past participle: alkalized
Gerund: alkalizing

Imperative
alkalize
alkalize
Present
I alkalize
you alkalize
he/she/it alkalizes
we alkalize
you alkalize
they alkalize
Preterite
I alkalized
you alkalized
he/she/it alkalized
we alkalized
you alkalized
they alkalized
Present Continuous
I am alkalizing
you are alkalizing
he/she/it is alkalizing
we are alkalizing
you are alkalizing
they are alkalizing
Present Perfect
I have alkalized
you have alkalized
he/she/it has alkalized
we have alkalized
you have alkalized
they have alkalized
Past Continuous
I was alkalizing
you were alkalizing
he/she/it was alkalizing
we were alkalizing
you were alkalizing
they were alkalizing
Past Perfect
I had alkalized
you had alkalized
he/she/it had alkalized
we had alkalized
you had alkalized
they had alkalized
Future
I will alkalize
you will alkalize
he/she/it will alkalize
we will alkalize
you will alkalize
they will alkalize
Future Perfect
I will have alkalized
you will have alkalized
he/she/it will have alkalized
we will have alkalized
you will have alkalized
they will have alkalized
Future Continuous
I will be alkalizing
you will be alkalizing
he/she/it will be alkalizing
we will be alkalizing
you will be alkalizing
they will be alkalizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been alkalizing
you have been alkalizing
he/she/it has been alkalizing
we have been alkalizing
you have been alkalizing
they have been alkalizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been alkalizing
you will have been alkalizing
he/she/it will have been alkalizing
we will have been alkalizing
you will have been alkalizing
they will have been alkalizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been alkalizing
you had been alkalizing
he/she/it had been alkalizing
we had been alkalizing
you had been alkalizing
they had been alkalizing
Conditional
I would alkalize
you would alkalize
he/she/it would alkalize
we would alkalize
you would alkalize
they would alkalize
Past Conditional
I would have alkalized
you would have alkalized
he/she/it would have alkalized
we would have alkalized
you would have alkalized
they would have alkalized
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.alkalize - turn basic and less acidicalkalize - turn basic and less acidic; "the solution alkalized"
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
change state, turn - undergo a transformation or a change of position or action; "We turned from Socialism to Capitalism"; "The people turned against the President when he stole the election"
acetify, acidify - turn acidic; "the solution acetified"
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The CSPI told the company last month it should not use 'all natural' if products contain alkalised cocoa, corn syrup, hydrogenated oil or other ingredients that are not natural.
Backwashing can be chemically enhanced to remove dissolved organics and bacteria through the use of alkalised agents, or a chlorine based disinfecting agent.
During this process, the solution is alkalised by adding milk of lime, and it is important to monitor the pH at this stage.