Examples of acidity in a Sentence
detected a certain acidity in the way he responded
the acidity of their relationship was well known to their mutual acquaintances
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This 2016 is all about forward, focused and fresh citric fruit and replenishing acidity.
The milk helps to soften the acidity of the wine and tomatoes.
When the acidity is lowered past a certain point, the nanomachines are designed to emit the antibiotic.
In the mouse stomachs, the micromotors propelled themselves around the stomach wall, and when the acidity had been sufficiently reduced, released the antibiotic clarithromycin.
The airline doubled the amount of fresh herbs used in sauces and lowered the amount of acidity included in salad dressing.
The long aging process in the bottle (a minimum of 18 months) imbues it with richness, creaminess and complexity while also creating a softer acidity, masses of delicate bubbles and a dry finish.
In the Northeast, where trees grow in limestone and slate and deal with dramatic temperature variations brought on by the seasons, apples, and cider, generally have higher acidity and broader textures.
The dressing lends sweetness and acidity to the salad, which gets more from the creative inclusion of capers.
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First Known Use of acidity
Synonymsacerbity, edge, acidness, acridity, acridness, acrimoniousness, acrimony, acuteness, asperity, bite, bitterness, harshness, keenness, poignance, poignancy, pungency, roughness, sharpness, tartness
Related Wordsginger, punch, spice, tang; raucousness, severeness, severity, shrillness, virulence, vitriol; cattiness, maliciousness; pointedness, thorniness
Near Antonymsgentleness, kindliness
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- the acidity of lemon juice
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