subacid

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sub·ac·id

 (sŭb-ăs′ĭd)
adj.
Somewhat sharp or acid in character: subacid berries; fruit with a subacid flavor.

subacid

(sʌbˈæsɪd)
adj
(Cookery) (esp of some fruits) moderately acid or sour
subacidity, subˈacidness n
subˈacidly adv

sub•ac•id

(sʌbˈæs ɪd)

adj.
1. slightly or moderately acid or sour.
2. (of speech, temper, etc.) somewhat biting or sharp.
[1660–70]
sub`a•cid′i•ty (-əˈsɪd ɪ ti) sub•ac′id•ness, n.
sub•ac′id•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.subacid - slightly sour to the taste
sour - having a sharp biting taste