subacidness
noun see subacid

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • subacidness — sub·acidness …   English syllables

  • subacidness — noun see subacid * * * subacidˈity or subacˈidness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑subacid …   Useful english dictionary

  • subacid — adjective Etymology: Latin subacidus, from sub + acidus acid Date: 1760 somewhat acrimonious ; cutting < subacid comments > • subacidly adverb • subacidness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • subacid — subacidity /sub euh sid i tee/, subacidness, n. subacidly, adv. /sub as id/, adj. 1. slightly or moderately acid or sour: a subacid fruit. 2. (of a person or a person s speech, temper, etc.) somewhat biting or sharp. [1660 70; SUB + ACID] * * * …   Universalium

  • subacid — /sʌbˈæsəd/ (say sub asuhd) adjective 1. slightly or moderately acid or sour: a subacid fruit. 2. (of speech, temper, etc., or a person) somewhat tart or sharp. –subacidity /sʌbəˈsɪdəti/ (say subuh siduhtee), subacidness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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