from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To remove the acid from or reduce the acid content of.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To remove or neutralize the acidic content of


de- + acid + -ify (Wiktionary)


  • Index bibliobull, deacidify this is why i drive a truck - new desk

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  • Ideally you want to deacidify it, and then store it sandwiched between acid free paper in an acid free box, in a deep dark acid free hole and never open the box again.

    Dear Bibliobull - Old news

  • When in doubt deacidify it, you aren't gonna hurt it, if it doesn't need it.

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