litmus paper


litmus paper

noun

: special paper that is used to test how much acid is in a solution

Full Definition of LITMUS PAPER

:  unsized paper colored with litmus and used as an indicator

First Known Use of LITMUS PAPER

1803

litmus paper

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of LITMUS PAPER

: paper colored with litmus and used as an acid-base indicator

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