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neutralization Explained

neutralization at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['nu:trələ'zeıʃən]

neutralization at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Compensation): compensation, pay, remuneration, making equal, indemnification, compromise, neutralization, nullification, counteraction, reaction, measure for measure, retaliation, equalization, robbing Peter to pay Paul, offset, ballast, indemnity, equivalent, quid pro quo, tit for tat, bribe, hush money*, amends, atonement, counterbalance, counterclaim, cross-claim.

[N] (Counteraction): counteraction, opposition, contrariety, antagonism, polarity, clashing, collision, interference, resistance, friction, reaction, retroaction, recoil, neutralization, check, hindrance, resistance, repression, restraint.

Neutralization at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Neutralization \Neu`tral*i*za"tion\, n. [Cf. F. neutralisation.]
1. The act or process of neutralizing, or the state of being
neutralized.

2. (Chem.) The act or process by which an acid and a base are
combined in such proportions that the resulting compound
is neutral. See {Neutral}, a., 4.

neutralization at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

neutralization
n 1: a chemical reaction in which an acid and a base interact
with the formation of a salt; with strong acids and
bases the essential reaction is the combination of
hydrogen ions with hydroxyl ions to form water [syn: {neutralisation},
{neutralization reaction}, {neutralisation reaction}]
2: action intended to keep a country politically neutral or
exclude it from a possible war; "the neutralization of
Belgium" [syn: {neutralisation}]
3: (euphemism) the removal of a threat by killing or destroying
it (especially in a covert operation or military
operation) [syn: {neutralisation}]
4: action intended to nullify the effects of some previous
action [syn: {neutralisation}, {counteraction}]

neutralization at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: wikipedi » a

Alternative forms

* Inter: l » en|neutralisation Inter: qualifier » {{l|en|British}}

Etymology

Inter: suffix » neutral|ization

Noun

Inter: en-nou » n
  • The act of neutralizing.

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » neutralization
    • Albanian: Inter: t+ » sq|asnjanësim|m
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|中和作用|sc=Hani
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|neutralisation|f
    • Irish: Inter: t- » ga|neodrú|m


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Italian: Inter: t- » it|neutralizzazione|f
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|中和|tr=chūwa|sc=Jpan
  • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|중화|tr=junghwa|sc=Kore
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|нейтрализация|f|sc=Cyrl|tr=nejtralizácija
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|neutralización|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: et » neutralization
    Translation: it » neutralization
    Translation: nl » neutralization
    Translation: pl » neutralization
    Translation: fi » neutralization
    Translation: ta » neutralization
    Translation: te » neutralization
    Translation: tr » neutralization
    Translation: vi » neutralization
    Translation: zh » neutralization