2: characterized by an active and especially surface-active anion
Examples of anionic in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThe cationic molecules in this detergent work to pull out the anionic sweat and bacteria particles in our clothes like a magnet.
Sarah Madaus, SELF, 11 Sep. 2020
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