Meaning of “nitrify” in the English Dictionary

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"nitrify" in British English

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nitrifyverb [ T ]

uk /ˈnaɪ.trɪ.faɪ/ us /ˈnaɪ.trə.faɪ/ specialized

to add nitrogen or one of its compounds to something, for example to soil in order to make it produce healthier plants

(Definition of “nitrify” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)