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- Rhymes: -eɪʃən
- The act or process of making something sour (acidifying), or changing into an acid.
2013 October 3, Roger Harrabin, “Health of oceans 'declining fast'”, bbc.co.uk, accessed on 2013-10-05:
- Coral reefs, for instance, are suffering from the higher temperatures and the effects of acidification whilst also being weakened by bad fishing practices, pollution, siltation and toxic algal blooms.
the act or process of making something sour (acidifying), or changing into an acid
acidification f (plural acidifications)