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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having one hydrogen atom replaceable by a negative or acid atom or radical; capable of neutralizing a monobasic acid.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having one hydrogen atom replaceable by an acidic atom or radical.
  • adj. Capable of neutralizing one equivalent of a monobasic acid; -- said of bases, and of certain metals.
  • n. An acid having one replaceable hydrogen atom.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Capable of saturating a single molecule of a monobasic acid: applied to hydroxids and basic oxids.


mono- +‎ acid (Wiktionary)


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