Alkalescency
Alkalescence Al`ka*les`cence, Alkalescency Al`ka*les"cen*cy, n. A tendency to become alkaline; or the state of a substance in which alkaline properties begin to be developed, or to predominant. --Ure. [1913 Webster]

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  • alkalescency — See alkalescence. * * * …   Universalium

  • alkalescency — al·ka·les·cen·cy …   English syllables

  • alkalescency — noun see alkalescence …   Useful english dictionary

  • al|ka|les|cence — «AL kuh LEHS uhns», noun. 1. the process of becoming alkaline. 2. = alkalescency. (Cf. ↑alkalescency) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alkalescence — Al ka*les cence, Alkalescency Al ka*les cen*cy, n. A tendency to become alkaline; or the state of a substance in which alkaline properties begin to be developed, or to predominant. Ure. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • alkalescence — [al΄kə les′ən sēal΄kə les′əns] n. 〚 ALKAL(INE) + ESCENCE〛 the quality of being alkaline or somewhat alkaline: also alkalescency [al΄kə les′ən sē] alkalescent adj. * * * See …   Universalium

  • alkalescent — alkalescence, alkalescency, n. /al keuh les euhnt/, adj. tending to become alkaline; slightly alkaline. [1725 35; ALKAL(I) + ESCENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • alkalescent — /ælkəˈlɛsənt/ (say alkuh lesuhnt) adjective tending to become alkaline; slightly alkaline. –alkalescence, alkalescency, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • alkalescence — [al΄kə les′ən sēal΄kə les′əns] n. [ ALKAL(INE) + ESCENCE] the quality of being alkaline or somewhat alkaline: also alkalescency [al΄kə les′ən sē] alkalescent adj …   English World dictionary

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