Main definitions of acetifying in English

: acetifying1acetifying2

acetifying1

noun

Origin

Late 18th century. From acetify + -ing. Compare earlier acetification.

Pronunciation:

acetifying

/əˈsiːtɪfʌɪɪŋ//əˈsɛtɪfʌɪɪŋ/

Main definitions of acetifying in English

: acetifying1acetifying2

acetifying2

adjective

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Andrew Ure (1778–1857), chemist. From acetify + -ing.

Pronunciation:

acetifying

/əˈsiːtɪfʌɪɪŋ//əˈsɛtɪfʌɪɪŋ/