antalkaline

antalkaline

[ant-al-kuh-lahyn, -lin]
adjective
1.
preventing, neutralizing, or counteracting alkalinity.
noun

Origin:
1805–15; ant- + alkaline

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antalkali (æntˈælkəˌlaɪ)
 
n , pl -lis, -lies
a substance that neutralizes alkalis, esp one used to treat alkalosis
 
antalkaline
 
adj, —n

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