subalkaline

adjective
sub·​alkaline | \ ¦səb+ \

Definition of subalkaline

: having a hydrogen-ion concentration of 8.0 to 8.5 used especially of soils of various limestone or salt-marsh regions

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History and Etymology for subalkaline

sub- + alkaline

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

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