from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of deacidify.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Help support Wordnik (and make this page ad-free) by adopting the word deacidified.


  • Dirt and mold is removed, tears mended, custom housing constructed, and items may be washed and deacidified.

    From Pen and Paper to 011010 « Fondly, Pennsylvania: Notes from Archives and Conservation 2010

  • Almost 3.5 million volumes were bound, 1 million volumes were restored through conservation treatment, 115,000 items were deacidified, and 156,000 items were placed in protective enclosures.

    'The Great Book Massacre': An Exchange Baker, Shirley K. 2002

  • This is especially important where soils cannot be deacidified because of cost, remoteness, or lack of lime (see chapter 8).

    3 Triticale Today 1989

  • I wrote the email, let it sit for half an hour, went back to it, deacidified it, and only then sent it.

    Caveat Lector 2009

  • 9 P. 84. — * That difpofition, which has been the ruling mark of our atrial pbihftpbers, is, to make it a point not to name Dr. Harring - ton* What does Mr. Rirwan do? he does not make or call this air dephlogilticated, but calls it deacidified. —

    The Monthly Review 1791


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.