acidic

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adjective acid·ic \ ə-ˈsi-dik , a- \

Definition of acidic

1 :acid-forming
2 :acid

Examples of acidic in a Sentence

  1. The soil in our garden is very acidic.

  2. the acidic water of a polluted lake

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First Known Use of acidic

1866

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ACIDIC Defined for English Language Learners

acidic

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Definition of acidic for English Language Learners

  • : having a very sour or sharp taste

  • : containing acid


Medical Dictionary

acidic

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adjective acid·ic \ ə-ˈsid-ik, a- \

medical Definition of acidic

1 :acid-forming
2 :acid


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