polybasic

adjective
poly·​ba·​sic | \ -ˈbā-sik, -zik How to pronounce polybasic (audio) \

Medical Definition of polybasic

: having more than one hydrogen atom replaceable by basic atoms or radicals used of acids

Other Words from polybasic

polybasicity \ -​bā-​ˈsis-​ət-​ē How to pronounce polybasicity (audio) \ noun, plural polybasicities

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“Polybasic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/polybasic. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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