dibasic

adjective di·ba·sic \ (ˌ)dī-ˈbā-sik \

Definition of dibasic

: having two replaceable hydrogen atoms used of acids

First Known Use of dibasic

1857


Medical Dictionary

dibasic

adjective di·ba·sic \ (ˈ)dī-ˈbā-sik \

medical Definition of dibasic

1 : having two replaceable hydrogen atoms used of acids
2 : containing two atoms of a monovalent metal

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