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acid

noun [C/U]  /ˈæs·ɪd/ us  
chemistry any of various chemical substances that can produce salts , some of which are able to damage whatever they touch

acid

adjective  /ˈæs·ɪd/ us  
sour in taste: The salad dressing has an acid taste. fig. An acid comment/remark is something said or written in strong criticism.
Translations of “acid”
in Korean 산…
in Arabic حامِض…
in French acide, mordant…
in Turkish asit…
in Italian acido…
in Chinese (Traditional) 化學的, 酸…
in Russian кислота…
in Polish kwas…
in Spanish ácido, mordaz, incisivo…
in Portuguese ácido…
in German sauer, beißend…
in Catalan àcid…
in Japanese 酸…
in Chinese (Simplified) 化学的, 酸…
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