Definition of alkalization in English:


(British alkalisation)


  • See alkalize

    • ‘The odor results from the liberation of amines and organic acids produced from the alkalization of anaerobic bacteria.’
    • ‘These applications can use cocoa with color that has been adjusted through an alkalization process.’
    • ‘Alkalization brings out a stronger taste and a brighter color, but there is a point at which you want to stop on the degree of alkalization.’
    • ‘The degree of cocoa alkalization is important, too.’
    • ‘It is important to choose a cocoa powder with an alkalization that will help keep the product's pH close to that of milk, around 7.0.’