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neutralization neu·tral·i·za·tion (nōō'trə-lĭ-zā'shən, nyōō'-)
A reaction between an acid and a base that yields a salt and water.
The rendering ineffective of an action or substance, such as a drug.
The change of an acid solution to neutral by titration of an alkaline solution.
The change of an alkaline solution to neutral by titration of an acid solution.