dibasic

adjective
di·​ba·​sic | \ (ˌ)dī-ˈbā-sik How to pronounce dibasic (audio) \

Definition of dibasic

: having two replaceable hydrogen atoms used of acids

First Known Use of dibasic

1857, in the meaning defined above

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“Dibasic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dibasic. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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dibasic

adjective
di·​ba·​sic | \ (ˈ)dī-ˈbā-sik How to pronounce dibasic (audio) \

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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