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neu·tral·i·za·tion

 (no͞o′trə-lĭ-zā′shən, nyo͞o′-)
n.
1.
a. The act or process of neutralizing.
b. The state or quality of being neutralized.
2. Chemistry A reaction between an acid and a base, usually yielding a salt and water.

neutralization

In mine warfare, a mine is said to be neutralized when it has been rendered, by external means, incapable of firing on passage of a target, although it may remain dangerous to handle.

neutralization

The reaction of an acid and a base forming a salt and water.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.neutralization - 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
2.neutralization - 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"
3.neutralization - (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
4.neutralization - 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
Translations

neutralization

[ˌnjuːtrəlaɪˈzeɪʃən] Nneutralización f

neutralization

nNeutralisation f; (fig)Aufhebung f

neutralization

[ˌnjuːtrəlaɪˈzeɪʃn] nneutralizzazione f

neu·tral·i·za·tion

n. neutralización, proceso de anular o contrarrestar la acción de un agente.
References in classic literature ?
Then they chatted of all the phenomena which had astonished them one after the other, particularly the neutralization of the laws of weight.
But here reality, by the neutralizations of attractive forces, produced men in whom nothing had any weight, and who weighed nothing themselves.
The approaches could also ultimately find application in a variety of industrial chemical neutralization and clean-up efforts.
Cape Ray departed the Italian port of Gioia Tauro this afternoon for international waters in the Mediterranean Sea, where neutralization operations will soon begin.
Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby said in a statement, late on Wednesday, that "Cape Ray departed the Italian port of Gioia Tauro this afternoon (earlier on Wednesday) for international waters in the Mediterranean Sea, where neutralization operations will soon begin.
Facing the problem of heparin contamination with economic constraints, we attempted to use polybrene for neutralization by manually mixing this reagent with heparin-contaminated plasma, and then performing aPTT analysis using an automated analyzer.
This shows how the level of neutralization with each amine affects the formation of carboxylate anions.
provides exceptional pH adjustment, pH neutralization and acid waste neutralization for academic and industrial needs.
The pseudovirus containing supernatant was harvested at 48 hours and stored at -80[degrees]C in aliquots until used in the neutralization assay.
According to the company, this deodorant ingredient has an effective odor neutralization based on innovative fermentation technology.
This young boy's reaction is representative of Provocation Neutralization allergy therapy.
g] polymers that would exhibit good film formation at ambient temperature and turn into hard and non-blocking latex films and latex-bound pigmented coatings upon drying, Particularly, when fugitive bases were used for neutralization at high temperatures, the resulting water-extended latexes became hard, non-blocking, and water-resistant binders upon drying.