basify

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v basify turn basic and less acidic "the solution alkalized"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Basify (Chem) To convert into a salifiable base.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • basify In chem., to convert into a salifiable base.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Basify (chem.) to convert into a salifiable base:—pr.p. bās′ifying; pa.p. bās′ifīed
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Base, + -fy,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.—L.—Gr. basisba-, in bainein, to go.