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Definition of the adjective alcalescent
What does alcalescent mean as an attribute of a noun?
- tending to become alkaline; slightly alkaline
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)
— The gall is not an alkali; but it is alcalescent, conccptible and convertible into a corrosive alcali. Atbutbnot on sllimcnts.
by Shirley Palmer
Alcalescent, adj., alcalescens, L., alkalescent : an epithet applied to such bodies. Alcali, s. m., — alcali, alkali, L , G.,and Br. (al, augm., — kali, ...
A Dictionary of the English Language; in which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals; and Illustrated in Their Different Significations ... Together with a History of the Language, and an English Grammar. By Samuel Johnson ... Whith Numerous Corrections, and with the Addition of Several Thousand Words ... by the Rev. H.J. Todd ... In Four Volumes. Vol. 1. [-4.] (1818)
It is well known, that hot antiscorbulicks, where the juices of the body are alcalescent, increase the disease. Bp. Berkeley's Siris, 97. ANTIscR1'PTURISM.9 % n.os.
In which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals; and Illustrated in Their Different Significations, by Examples from the Best Writers: Together with a History of the Language, and an English Grammar by Samuel Johnson
It is well known, that hot antiseorbutielrs, where thejuices of the body are alcalescent, increase the disease. Bp. Berkeley's Sin}, 97. ANTlscnl'erumssr.=ll= n.'s. [:Nll and scripture] Opposition to the holy scriptures. Now that mitiscripturirm groWs ...
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Scrabble value of A1L1C3A1L1E1S1C3E1N1T1
The value of this 11-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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