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Meaning of “acid” - Learner’s Dictionary

acid

noun [C, U]     /ˈæsɪd/
B2 one of several liquid substances with a pH of less than 7 that react with other substances, often burning or dissolving them: hydrochloric acidTypes of chemicalSpecific chemicals, chemical compounds and gasesSubstances and structures in the body
Translations of “acid”
in Korean 산…
in Arabic حامِض…
in Portuguese ácido…
in Catalan àcid…
in Japanese 酸…
in Italian acido…
in Chinese (Traditional) 化學的, 酸…
in Russian кислота…
in Turkish asit…
in Chinese (Simplified) 化学的, 酸…
in Polish kwas…
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