from The Century Dictionary.
- Producing acidity or an acid; acidifying.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Producing acidity; converting into an acid.
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- adjective Producing
acidity; converting into an acid. - James D. Dana
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The salts, pyrites, and metals only differ from other minerals by the different circumstances under which they were accumulated, in their different proportions, and in their much greater amount of carbonic or acidific fire.