acid-base equilibrium

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acid-base equilibrium  
The state that exists when acidic and basic ions in solution exactly neutralize each other.
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acid-base equilibrium

noun
(physiology) the normal equilibrium between acids and alkalis in the body; "with a normal acid-base balance in the body the blood is slightly alkaline" 
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