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acidity

noun acid·i·ty \ə-ˈsi-də-tē, a-\
plural acid·i·ties

Definition of ACIDITY

1
:  the quality, state, or degree of being acid
2
:  the state of being excessively acid

Examples of ACIDITY

  1. <detected a certain acidity in the way he responded>
  2. <the acidity of their relationship was well known to their mutual acquaintances>

First Known Use of ACIDITY

1615
ACIDITIES Defined for Kids

acidity

noun acid·i·ty \ə-ˈsi-də-tē\
plural acid·i·ties

Definition of ACIDITY for Kids

:  the quality, state, or degree of being acid
Medical Dictionary

acidity

noun acid·i·ty \ə-ˈsid-ət-ē, a-\
plural acid·i·ties

Medical Definition of ACIDITY

1
:  the quality, state, or degree of being sour or chemically acid <the acidity of lemon juice>
2
:  the quality or state of being excessively or abnormally acid :  hyperacidity

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