- v become converted into soap by being hydrolized into an acid and alcohol as a result of being treated with an alkali
the oil saponified
- v convert into soap by hydrolizing an ester into an acid and alcohol as a result of treating it with an alkali
- a converted into soap
- As a screenplaywritten by Wolf Mankowitz and directed by John GuillerminAnouilh's fine-feathered strutter has been saponified, caponified, shorn of its more splendid plumes .
- Also last week the Treasury imposed higher anti-dumping duties on electric light bulbs and sneakers from Japan, celluloid-covered thumb tacks from Germany, saponified stearic .