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Definition of the adjective alkalescent
What does alkalescent mean as an attribute of a noun?
- tending to become alkaline; slightly alkaline
Alternative definition of the adjective alkalescent
- Slightly alkaline; having the properties of an alkali.
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A dictionary of diet; being a practical treatise on all pabulary and nutritive substances, etc (1834)
by J. S. Forsyth
By boiling, the juices interposed between the fibres are extracted; the fibres are approximated closer to each other, and rendered more difficult of solution, a circumstance, too, which is increased by the juices, which are much more alkalescent ...
The gardeners dictionary (1835)
by Philip Miller
Alkalescent, denotes a substance slightly alkaline, or in which an alkali is beginning to be formed and to predominate. As the volatile alkali, or ammonia, is the only one which is usually observed to be produced by spontaneous change, the ...
A Dictionary of Chemistry (1827)
In which the Principles of the Science are Investigated ... by Andrew Ure
Kunckel has very well shown the absurdity of searching for a universal solvent, by asking, “If it dissolve all substances, in what vessels can it be contained 2* ALKALESCENT. Any substance in which alkaline properties are beginning to be ...
In which the Principles of the Science are Investigated Anew, and Its Applications to the Phenomena of Nature, Medicine, Mineralogy, Agriculture, and Manufactures, Detailed by Andrew Ure
The hydropathic encyclopedia (1851)
a system of hydropathy and hygiene, in eight parts, designed as a guide to families and students, and a text-book for physicians by Russell Thacher Trall
— All alkalescent matters are chemically antidotes ; there is, however, a choice, for the reason that some alkalies are themselves extremely corrosive.
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The value of this 11-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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