Definition of Acids

1. Noun. (plural of acid) ¹



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Definition of Acids

1. acid [n] - See also: acid

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Acids

acidophilous
acidophils
acidophilus milk
acidophyte
acidophytes
acidopore
acidopores
acidoses
acidosis
acidosteophyte
acidosteophytes
acidotic
acidotically
acidproof
acids (current term)
acidulant
acidulants
acidulate
acidulated
acidulated phosphate fluoride
acidulates
acidulating
acidulation
acidulations
acidulent
acidulous
acidulously
acidulousness
aciduria

Literary usage of Acids

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1. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1898)
"THE action of organic acids upon nitrils has been the subject of a number of ... The nitrils and acids employed in the various experiments have been made to ..."

2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1915)
"The hydrochlorides of amino acids, and a number of similar bodies, are active in promoting the peptic digestion of proteins in proportion to the ease with ..."

3. Monographic Medicine by William Robie Patten Emerson, Guido Guerrini, William Brown, Wendell Christopher Phillips, John Whitridge Williams, John Appleton Swett, Hans G√ľnther, Mario Mariotti, Hugh Grant Rowell (1916)
"Now, on hydrolysis (by boiling with acids, or by the action of the ferments known as proteases), these chains of amino acids can be again split up, ..."

4. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1885)
"But it should be remarked in this connection that the decomposition of such a substance by heat alone will not produce fat acids or solution of glycerine. ..."

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