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Synonyms for neutralization

action intended to keep a country politically neutral or exclude it from a possible war

a chemical reaction in which an acid and a base interact with the formation of a salt

(euphemism) the removal of a threat by killing or destroying it (especially in a covert operation or military operation)

action intended to nullify the effects of some previous action

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IITRI and HFA also are testing alternative solutions, including chemical neutralization and the aforementioned thermite-filled bullets, technologies that may be introduced next year.
More than 60 years ago, managers of Norwegian salmon hatcheries conducted the first reported "liming," or chemical neutralization, of waters acidified by industrial air pollutants.