Definition of Alkalifying

1. Verb. (present participle of alkalify) ¹



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Definition of Alkalifying

1. alkalify [v] - See also: alkalify

Lexicographical Neighbors of Alkalifying

alkali flat
alkali flats
alkali metal
alkali metals
alkali poisoning
alkali reserve
alkali sink
alkalic
alkalied
alkalies
alkalifiable
alkalified
alkalifies
alkalify
alkalifying (current term)
alkalimeter
alkalimeters
alkalimetric
alkalimetrical
alkalimetries
alkalimetry
alkalin
alkaline
alkaline-ash diet
alkaline-earth
alkaline-earth metal
alkaline-loving
alkaline D-peptidase
alkaline air

Literary usage of Alkalifying

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Annals of Philosophy by Richard Phillips, E W Brayley (1815)
"Hence, equal volumes considered, oxygen is much more acidifying- than azote is alkalifying; and that equal volumes of azote and hydrogen are ..."

2. Annals of Philosophy, Or, Magazine of Chemistry, Mineralogy, Mechanics by Thomas Thomson (1815)
"Hence, equal volumes considered, oxygen is much more acidifying than azote is alkalifying; and that equal volumes of azote and hydrogen are ..."

3. A Dictionary of Chemistry by Andrew Ure (1828)
"M • Gay Lussac conceives the alkalinity which the metallic oxides enjoy, to be the result of two opposite properties, the alkalifying property of the metal, ..."

4. A Dictionary of Chemistry and Mineralogy: With Their Applications by Andrew Ure, William Nicholson (1831)
"When Lavoisier introduced oxygen as the acidifying principle, Morveau proposed hydrogen as the alkalifying principle, from its being a constituent of ..."

5. A Cyclopaedia of Practical Receipts: And Collateral Information in the Arts by Arnold James Cooley (1845)
"At the time when Lavoisier declared oxygen to be the universal acidifying principle, Morveau conjectured hydrogen to be the alkalifying principle ; bat it ..."

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