Definition of acetify in English:

acetify

verb

  • 1with object To subject to acetous fermentation in the manufacture of vinegar; to convert into vinegar.

  • 2no object To undergo acetous fermentation; to become vinegar.

Origin

Late 18th century. From classical Latin acētum acetum + -ify, after acetification.

Pronunciation:

acetify

/əˈsiːtɪfʌɪ//əˈsɛtɪfʌɪ/