ampholytic

ampholytic

[am-fuh-lit-ik]
adjective Chemistry.
capable of ionizing into both anions and cations; amphoteric.

Origin:
ampholyte + -ic

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To ampholytic
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: ampholyte
Next Definition: amphopeptone
Words Near: ampholytic
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for ampholytic
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing ampholytic
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature