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Acid

Introduction: Acid

Description of Acid

Acid: substances whose aqueous solutions are characterized by a sour taste, the ability to turn blue litmus red, and the ability to react with bases and certain metals to form salts; yields hydrogen ions when dissolved in water, acts as a proton donor, and can accept a pair of electrons to form a covalent bond.
Source: CRISP

Acid: Chemical compounds which yield hydrogen ions or protons when dissolved in water, whose hydrogen can be replaced by metals or basic radicals, or which react with bases to form salts and water (neutralization). An extension of the term includes substances dissolved in media other than water. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed).
Source: MeSH 2007

Acid: Related Topics

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Source - MeSH 2007

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The term Acid can be used for:

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The description of Acid may also be used for the following terms:

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Hierarchical classifications of Acid

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