antalkaline
Reducing or neutralizing alkalinity.

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ant·al·ka·line (ant-alґkə-līn″) (-lin″) [ant- + alkali] 1. neutralizing alkalinity. 2. an agent that neutralizes alkalis.

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  • Antalkaline — Ant*al ka*line, a. Of power to counteract alkalies. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • antalkaline — [ant al′kəlin΄, ant al′kəlīn΄] adj. neutralizing an alkali or counteracting alkalinity n. an antalkali …   English World dictionary

  • Antalkaline — Antalkali Ant*al ka*li (?; 277), Antalkaline Ant*al ka*line, n. [Pref. anti + alkali.] Anything that neutralizes, or that counteracts an alkaline tendency in the system. Hooper. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • antalkaline — /ant al keuh luyn , lin/, adj. 1. preventing, neutralizing, or counteracting alkalinity. n. 2. antalkali. [1805 15; ANT + ALKALINE] * * * …   Universalium

  • antalkaline — /ant al keuh luyn , lin/, adj. 1. preventing, neutralizing, or counteracting alkalinity. n. 2. antalkali. [1805 15; ANT + ALKALINE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Antalkali — Ant*al ka*li (?; 277), Antalkaline Ant*al ka*line, n. [Pref. anti + alkali.] Anything that neutralizes, or that counteracts an alkaline tendency in the system. Hooper. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • antalkali — /ant al keuh luy /, n., pl. antalkalis, antalkalies. something that neutralizes alkalis or counteracts alkalinity. Also, antalkaline. [1825 35; ANT + ALKALI] * * * …   Universalium

  • antalkali — /æntˈælkəlaɪ/ (say ant alkuhluy) noun (plural antalkalis or antalkalies) something that neutralises alkalis or counteracts alkalinity. –antalkaline, adjective, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • antalkali —   n. substance neutralizing alkali. antalkaline, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

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