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acid value

noun, Chemistry

acid number

noun, Chemistry
1.
a number expressing the acidity of a substance, equal to the number of milligrams of potassium hydroxide needed to neutralize the free fatty acids present in one gram of the substance.
Also called acid value.
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British Dictionary definitions for acid-value

acid value

noun
1.
the number of milligrams of potassium hydroxide required to neutralize the free fatty acid in one gram of a fat, oil, resin, etc
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