acidity


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acidity

1. the amount of acid present in a solution, often expressed in terms of pH
2. another name for hyperacidity

acidity

[ə′sid·ə·tē]
(chemistry)
The state of being acid.
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This excellent example combines mellow cherry and bramble fruit components (but with enough acidity to provide freshness and zing), touches of dried fruit and that nicely balanced sweetness which makes port such a "must have" accessory to Christmas.
Italia Pinot Grigio 2016, Italy (PS8 or buy 3 for PS16, promotion from now until October 3, Morrisons, in-store) - Fresh lemony flavours, attractive floral and citrusy aromas and a tingle of lemony acidity on the finish.
The palate displays fresh and lively flavours of lemon and white stone fruit with juicy acidity and minerality on the finish.
Active ingredients of these ayurvedic remedies for acidity neutralize effects of excess of spices, oil and toxins in foods that we eat.
She said,"Continued use of fertilizers leads to the acidity of the soil.
75, Asda) are enhanced with hints of blanched almonds and a slight bitterness on the finish, with just enough acidity to make it a perfect aperitif.
GLASS RUNNETH OVER Bright and snappy with lively acidity and an aromatic lift, this delightful blend of sauvignon blanc and semillon brings everything to the table.
TEHRAN (FNA)- An analysis of data on stomach acidity and diet in birds and mammals suggested that high levels of stomach acidity developed not to help animals break down food, but to defend animals against food poisoning.
This study was undertaken to compare the effects of extract from fruits of medicinal plant Ammi visnaga which contains natural calcium channel blocker and verapamil on volume and acidity of carbachol induced gastric secretion.
And nothing can reduce your acidity levels - you don't even have them.
Our research has shown that permanent damage to the tooth enamel will occur within the first 30 seconds of high acidity coming into contact with the teeth.
They also critique the strengths and weaknesses of the theoretical techniques that have been developed to exploit these insights, and show how these techniques have been employed to provide information about the acidity of difference classes of chemical compounds.