alkaline


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al·ka·line

 (ăl′kə-lĭn, -līn′)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or containing an alkali.
2.
a. Having a pH greater than 7.
b. Having a relatively low concentration of hydrogen ions.
3. Of or relating to a common disposable battery made of zinc and manganese dioxide.

alkaline

(ˈælkəˌlaɪn) or

alkalin

adj
(Chemistry) having the properties of or containing an alkali

al•ka•line

(ˈæl kəˌlaɪn, -lɪn)

adj.
of, containing, or like an alkali, esp. in having a pH greater than 7. Compare acid (def. 5c)
[1670–80]
al`ka•lin′i•ty (-ˈlɪn-) n.

al·ka·line

(ăl′kə-lĭn, ăl′kə-līn′)
1. Capable of neutralizing an acid; basic.
2. Relating to or containing an alkali.

alkalinity noun
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.alkaline - relating to or containing an alkalialkaline - relating to or containing an alkali; having a pH greater than 7; "alkaline soils derived from chalk or limestone"
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
acidic - being or containing an acid; of a solution having an excess of hydrogen atoms (having a pH of less than 7)
amphiprotic, amphoteric - having characteristics of both an acid and a base and capable of reacting as either
Translations
قَلَوي
zásaditýalkalický
alkaliskbasisk
alkalialkalinenemäksinen
lúgos
alkalískur, basískur
alkaliskbasisk
zásaditý
alkaliskbasisk
alkalik

alkaline

[ˈælkəlaɪn] ADJalcalino

alkaline

[ˈælkəlaɪn] adjalcalin(e)

alkaline

adjbasisch, alkalisch; alkaline solutionLauge f

alkaline

[ˈælkəlaɪn] adjalcalino/a

alkali

(ˈӕlkəlai) noun
a substance, the opposite of acid, such as soda.
ˈalkaline (-lain) adjective

alkaline

adj alcalino; — phosphatase fosfatasa alcalina
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