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Medical Term:

neutralization

Pronunciation: nu'tral-i-za'shun

Definition:

  1. The change in reaction of a solution from acid or alkaline to neutral by the addition of just a sufficient amount of an alkaline or of an acid substance, respectively.
  2. The rendering ineffective of any action, process, or potential.
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