basoid

adjective
bas·​oid | \ ˈbā-ˌsȯid \

Definition of basoid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

of certain soil substances
: potentially basic — compare acidoid

basoid

noun
bas·​oid | \ ˈbā-ˌsȯid \
plural -s

Definition of basoid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a basoid substance

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Adjective

base entry 1 + -oid

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“Basoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/basoid. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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