Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Somewhat acid or sour; tart; hence, peevish: as, “anxious acidulent face,”

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Having an acid quality; sour; acidulous.

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  • adjective Having an acid quality; sour; acidulous.

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  • adjective being sour to the taste

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Examples

  • A mild acidulent, usually vinegar, may be added in order to lower the pH and create a selective environment that favors the growth of the tempeh mold over competitors.

    Fried Tempe

  • A mild acidulent, usually vinegar, may be added in order to lower the pH and create a selective environment that favors the growth of the tempeh mold over competitors.

    Fried Tempe

  • Abbe Moudon starts forward; with anxious acidulent face, twitches him by the sleeve; whispers in his ear.

    The French Revolution

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  • from Thomas Carlyle's The French Revolution

    March 6, 2011