alkalescent


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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.

alkalescent

(ˌælkəˈlɛsənt)
adj
developing alkaline qualities
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Adj.1.alkalescent - tending to become alkaline; slightly alkaline
alkalic, alkaline - relating to or containing an alkali; having a pH greater than 7; "alkaline soils derived from chalk or limestone"
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pH is in the alkalescent domain (8,06 / 8,16) pH units; the total alkalinity is (3 / 3,5) mechiv/l.
Meanwhile, alkalescent polyphosphate also had the function to increase the pH value (Baublits et al.