How can a chilled, acidic, and bubbly liquid make you feel all warm and fuzzy inside?
Champagne, which is also acidic, offers a nice complement to anything from tuna tartare to beef bourguignon.
These oils are full of acidic compounds that give coffee its famous bitter bite.
As we were taught in high school Chem, any pH below 7.4 is acidic.
The last note is smooth, without any bite, without any acidic or tannins.
Granite is an acidic rock corresponding to rhyolite in chemical composition.
Its viscosity is greatly affected by the addition or presence of small quantities of acid or alkali or of acidic or basic salts.
See also the discussion by Remsen on acidic and basic halides, Am.
The fruit is fleshy and acidic and consumed fresh or pickled: Averrhoa carambola.
When a fragmental rock is composed chiefly of rocks belonging to the acidic group, we say it is felspathic.
Any of a class of compounds that form hydrogen ions when dissolved in water, and whose aqueous solutions react with bases and certain metals to form salts. Acids turn blue litmus paper red and have a pH of less than 7. Their aqueous solutions have a sour taste. Compare base.