Definitions

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  • n. the act of acidulating

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act or process of rendering (something) acid, or of imparting an acid or subacid quality to it.

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Examples

  • For me, it's champagne Wines have gone smooth lately - so smooth that winemakers in some regions are adding bite back into their bottles in a process called acidulation Produced from winter wheat, the spirit has a nuance of bread-like flavour Americans claim to be better than Canadians at many things, but beer isn't one of them, says Nicholas Pashley

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  • Wines have gone smooth lately - so smooth that winemakers in some regions are adding bite back into their bottles in a process called acidulation Produced from winter wheat, the spirit has a nuance of bread-like flavour Americans claim to be better than Canadians at many things, but beer isn't one of them, says Nicholas Pashley

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  • ‘There’s your money,’ said Mrs Pipchin, who in pursuance of her system, and in recollection of the Mines, was accustomed to rout the servants about, as she had routed her young Brighton boarders; to the everlasting acidulation of Master Bitherstone, ‘and the sooner this house sees your back the better.

    Dombey and Son

  • The texture was great -- more bite than chew, lightened by coolness and acidulation.

    Augieland:

  • In many areas of the world there are frequently underutilized sources of muscle proteins that could provide excellent starting materials for preservation by fermentation or acidulation.

    17 Using Mixed Starter Cultures for Thai Nham

  • Sausage fermentation: New ways to control acidulation of meat.

    17 Using Mixed Starter Cultures for Thai Nham

  • The degree of acidulation does not appear to be very important, but about one-tenth per cent of strong acid does well.

    On Laboratory Arts

  • The phrase "acidulation of perversity" might do, for it is easily modulated to the metrical form.

    The Principles of English Versification

  • This rapid acidulation is synchronous with almost instantaneous unconsciousness and increased respiration.

    The Origin and Nature of the Emotions: Miscellaneous Papers

  • In those cans, so far as my observation went, all fruits relapsed into a common acidulation, and all meats into a similarity of tastelessness; while the “condensed milk” was best described by the men, who often unconsciously stumbled on a better joke than they knew, and always spoke of it as condemned milk.

    Army Life in a Black Regiment

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