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hyperacidity

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noun hy·per·acid·i·ty \ˌhī-pər-ə-ˈsi-də-tē\

Definition of hyperacidity

  1. :  the condition of containing more than the normal amount of acid

hyperacid play \ˌhī-pər-ˈa-səd\ adjective


Circa 1890

First Known Use of hyperacidity

circa 1890


Medical Dictionary

hyperacidity

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noun hy·per·acid·i·ty \ˌhī-pə-rə-ˈsid-ət-ē\

Medical Definition of hyperacidity

plural hyperacidities

  1. :  the condition of containing more than the normal amount of acid

hyperacid \ˌhī-pə-ˈras-əd\play adjective



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