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Acidic appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Flaccid, I can assess an acidic calf.
  • "Slam in acid!" I call, if I fill acidic animals.
  • Togaed in acid, I caw, "Oh how acidic an idea got!"
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Definition of the adjective acidic

What does acidic mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more acidic / most acidic

  1. being or containing an acid; of a solution having an excess of hydrogen atoms (having a pH of less than 7)
  2. being sour to the taste

Alternative definition of the adjective acidic


  1. [chemistry] Having a pH less than 7, or being sour, or having the strength to neutralize alkalis, or turning a litmus paper red.
  2. [mineralogy] Containing a high percentage of silica; -- opposed to basic.
  3. Of or relating to acid; having the character of an acid.


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Google previewDesk Encyclopedia of Microbiology (2010)

by Moselio Schaechter

Extremophiles: Acidic Environments Figure 1 (a) Elemental sulfur forming from gases venting the...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Microbiology (2009)

Extremophiles: Acidic Environments (a) Elemental sulfur forming from gases venting the Soufriere Hills...

Defining Statement Nature and Origin of Extremely Acidic Environments Biodiversity of Extreme Acidophiles Interactions Between ...

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Toxicology (1998)

by Robert Alan Lewis

acidic Acipenseridae Industrial Revolution, rain had a pH of about 5.6. Acid rain and other forms of acid precipitation are formed from atmospheric sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides that are released into the atmosphere chiefly from fossil ...

Google previewRÖMPP Encyclopedia Natural Products, 1st Edition, 2000 (2014)

by Burkhard Fugmann, Susanne Lang-Fugmann, Wolfgang Steglich

are strongly acidic (hydroxy- and polyhydroxycarboxylic acids) and mostly occur as salts. For analysis, see Lit.2. Biosynthesis: H. are formed together with the neutral or weakly acidic humines from dead plant material (probably from the ...

Google previewSoil and Environmental Science Dictionary (2001)

by E.G. Gregorich, L. W. Turchenek, M.R. Carter, Denis A. Angers

acide acid deposition Acidic material introduced to the ground or surface waters including wet deposition from ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Developing World (2005)

by Thomas M. Leonard

Acidic solutions have a pH lower than seven, whereas alkaline solutions have a pH higher than seven. Anyone who has taken a chemistry lab course knows that strong acids can be a health hazard. The corrosive effect of strong acids can ...

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Scrabble value of A1C3I1D2I1C3

The value of this 6-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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