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neutralizeverb [T]

(UK usually neutralise) uk   /ˈnjuː.trə.laɪz/  us   /ˈnuː.trə.laɪz/
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neutralizeverb [T]

 us   /ˈnu·trəˌlɑɪz/
  • neutralize verb [T] (PRODUCE EFFECT)

to produce an effect that removes the effect of something else: Raising the sales tax will neutralize the tax cut.
  • neutralize verb [T] (MAKE CHEMICALLY NEUTRAL)

science to cause a substance to be neither an acid nor a base: Acid in soil can be neutralized.
(Definition of neutralize from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “neutralize”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使失效, 抵消,使失效…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使失效, 抵消,使失效…
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