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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Being or containing something sharp or biting; adj. - Being sour to the taste.

Usage examples (35)
  • Can the country learn to yearn for someone sometimes described as acidic?
  • Long-term acidic dietary modifications can have adverse effects, and so, should be avoided.
  • Besides, Proof coins are often dipped in acidic solutions to unnaturally enhance cameo contrasts.
  • Isolation of other vegetable colors required fermentation and repeated immersions in acidic or alkaline liquids. for more
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