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acidic

[ə′sid·ik]
(chemistry)
Pertaining to an acid or to its properties.
Forming an acid during a chemical process.

acidic

Said of igneous rocks containing more than 65% silica.
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Nutri-Vet Green Grass and Grass Guard dietary supplements for dogs are formulated to neutralize nitrogenous waste and maintain a slightly acidic urine pH.
Participants with the metabolic syndrome had highly acidic urine, compared with those without the syndrome.
Precipitation of urates is often seen in acidic urine at 4[degrees]C.
A diet low in the minerals that form the crystals and produces an acidic urine to help dissolve them will usually stop the problem.
In calcium oxalate stone formers, an acidic urine is desirable, but urate stone formers should achieve an alkaline urine to prevent uric acid crystals from forming stones.