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acidity
1. A reference to a solution which consists of an excess of hydrogen ions relative to hydroxyl ions (having one oxygen and one hydrogen atom).
2. The concentration of acid in a substance.
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acidity
1. The quality or state of being acid or sour; sourness, tartness, sharpness to the taste.
2. Thriving in a relatively acid environment; especially a reference to plants, requiring a pH well below 7.

Synonyms: acidophilic, acidophilous, aciduric.

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(Latin: sour [sharp])