anionic
anionic anionic n. 1. a class of synthetic detergents in which the molecules do not ionize in aqueous solutions.

Syn: anionic detergent, non-ionic detergent [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • anionic — adj. 1. having the character of an anion; negatively charged; containing anions; of atoms, molecules, and groups of atoms. Contrasted with {cationic}. [PJC] 2. of or pertaining to anions. Contrasted with {cationic} [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anionic — ANIÓNIC, Ă adj. referitor la anioni. (< germ. anionisch) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • anionic — adj. 1 of an anion or anions. 2 having an active anion. * * * I noun a class of synthetic detergents in which the molecules do not ionize in aqueous solutions (Freq. 7) • Syn: ↑anionic detergent, ↑non ionic detergent • Hypernyms: ↑detergent …   Useful english dictionary

  • anionic — 1. adjective of or pertaining to an anion 2. noun an anionic detergent …   Wiktionary

  • anionic — anion ► NOUN Chemistry ▪ a negatively charged ion. The opposite of CATION(Cf. ↑cationic). DERIVATIVES anionic adjective. ORIGIN from ANODE(Cf. ↑anode) + ION(Cf. ↑ion) …   English terms dictionary

  • anionic — adjective Date: circa 1920 1. of or relating to anions 2. characterized by an active and especially surface active anion …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • anionic — See anion. * * * …   Universalium

  • anionic — Referring to a negatively charged ion. * * * an·ion·ic .an (.)ī än ik adj 1) of or relating to anions 2) characterized by an active and esp. surface active anion an·ion·i·cal·ly i k(ə )lē adv * * * an·ion·ic (an″i onґik) pertaining to or… …   Medical dictionary

  • aniònic — a|ni|ò|nic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • anionic — adj. pertaining to a negatively charged atom; having a negative electric charge …   English contemporary dictionary

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