to impregnate or become impregnated with ; .
the quality or state of being . sourness; tartness. excessive quality, as of the gastric juice. Contemporary Examples In this streamlined recipe, the salmon is half cooked on the grill and then half-“cooked” by the acidity of lime juice. What to Eat Cookstr.com July 27, 2009 Historical Examples The acidity of the tone was so […]
Chemistry. a compound usually having a sour taste and capable of neutralizing alkalis and reddening blue litmus paper, containing hydrogen that can be replaced by a metal or an electropositive group to form a salt, or containing an atom that can accept a pair of electrons from a base. Acids are proton donors that yield […]
producing , as bacteria, or causing acidity, as of the urine.
decomposition resulting from the interaction of a compound and an .