Usage examples for neutralization

  1. The power of transfer is the basic principle of the electric current, and as long as the direction of the current lies in one of the lines of atomic motion the current passes without resistance and is imperceptible; but if it chances to meet in its pathway a line of force passing from atom to atom in a different direction, there is instantly a neutralization of motion and the arrest of each atom at the point of crossing which gives polarity, and the molecule is the result. – The Universe a Vast Electric Organism by George Woodward Warder
  2. Lord John considered this a perfectly just objection on the part of Russia, while the proposal had the unfortunate effect of detaching Austria from the Allies, who considered neutralization to be out of the question. – Lady-John-Russell by MacCarthy, Desmond
  3. In such a case you simply carry the surface of the earth to the top of your house, electrically speaking, and neutralization takes place there in case the lightning strikes the house. – Electricity and Magnetism Nature's Miracles, Vol. III. by Elisha Gray
  4. The purer the food and drink, the less it contains of morbid matter and poison- producing materials and the more it contains of the elements necessary for the proper execution of the manifold functions of the organism, for the building and repair of tissues and for the neutralization and elimination of waste and systemic poisons, the more " normal" and the more " natural" will be the diet. – Nature Cure by Henry Lindlahr