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Containing excessive acid; excessively acidic: a hyperacid stomach.

hy′per·a·cid′i·ty (-ə-sĭd′ĭ-tē) n.


(Pathology) excess acidity of the gastrointestinal tract, esp the stomach, producing a burning sensation
ˌhyperˈacid adj


(ˌhaɪ pər əˈsɪd ɪ ti)

excessive acidity, as of the gastric juice.
hy`per•ac′id (-ˈæs ɪd) adj.
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Noun1.hyperacidity - excessive acidity
acidity - pH values below 7


[ˈhaɪpərəˈsɪdɪtɪ] Nhiperacidez f


n. hiperacidez, acidez excesiva.
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