salifiable

salify

[sal-uh-fahy]
verb (used with object), salified, salifying.
1.
to form into a salt, as by chemical combination.
2.
to mix or combine with a salt.

Origin:
1780–90; sal + -ify

salifiable, adjective
salification [sal-uh-fi-key-shuhn] , noun
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salify (ˈsælɪˌfaɪ)
 
vb , -fies, -fying, -fied
1.  to treat, mix with, or cause to combine with a salt
2.  to convert (a substance) into a salt: to salify ammonia by treatment with hydrochloric acid
 
[C18: from French salifier, from New Latin salificāre, from Latin sal salt + facere to make]
 
'salifiable
 
adj
 
salifi'cation
 
n

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salifiable sal·i·fi·a·ble (sāl'ə-fī'ə-bəl)
adj.
Capable of being made into a salt. Used of a base that combines with acids to make salts.

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