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al·ka·lin·i·ty

 (ăl′kə-lĭn′ĭ-tē)
n. pl. al·ka·lin·i·ties
The alkali concentration or alkaline quality of an alkali-containing substance.
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alkalinity

(ˌælkəˈlɪnɪtɪ)
n
1. (Chemistry) the quality or state of being alkaline
2. (Chemistry) the amount of alkali or base in a solution, often expressed in terms of pH
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Noun1.alkalinity - pH values above 7
pH, pH scale - (from potential of Hydrogen) the logarithm of the reciprocal of hydrogen-ion concentration in gram atoms per liter; provides a measure on a scale from 0 to 14 of the acidity or alkalinity of a solution (where 7 is neutral and greater than 7 is more basic and less than 7 is more acidic);
acidity - pH values below 7
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alkalinity

[ˌælkəˈlɪnɪtɪ] Nalcalinidad f
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alkalinity

[ælkəˈlɪnɪti] nalcalinité f
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alkalinity

nAlkalität f
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Advantages of the titration method include the fact that color and turbidity do not interfere with measurements and the testing range covers the entire range of possible alkalinities, enabling optimal confidence in results.