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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or related to a colorless translucent crystalline acid.

Usage examples (5)
  • And the acidity of their vinegar, salt, and citric juice kill some types of bacteria.
  • The juice of Mulberries contains malic and citric acids, with glucose, pectin, and gum.
  • The juice of Red Currants also contains malic and citric acids, which are cooling and wholesome.
  • Organic acids, as citric, tartaric, and malic, are found in all fruits, and the essential oils form a characteristic feature. for more
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