alkalescency


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al·ka·les·cent

 (ăl′kə-lĕs′ənt)
adj.
Becoming alkaline; slightly alkaline.


al′ka·les′cence, al′ka·les′cen·cy n.

alkalescency

(ˌælkəˈlɛsənsɪ)
n
the tendency to develop alkaline qualities