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subacid

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adjective sub·ac·id \ˌsəb-ˈa-səd\

Definition of subacid

  1. :  somewhat acrimonious :  cutting <subacid comments>

subacidly

adverb

subacidness

noun


Origin and Etymology of subacid

Latin subacidus, from sub- + acidus acid


First Known Use: 1760

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