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  • adjective not ionized

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  • adjective not converted into ions

Etymologies

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non- +‎ ionized

Examples

  • The stomach, having high acidity (pH 1-3), is a significant site for absorption of weak organic acids, which exist in a diffusible, nonionized and lipid-soluble form.

    Absorption of toxicants

  • Since the intestinal pH is near neutral (pH 5-8), both weak bases and weak acids are nonionized and are usually readily absorbed by passive diffusion.

    Absorption of toxicants

  • - extracellular PH and Pka of the drug: nonionized.

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  • - extracellular PH and Pka of the drug: nonionized.

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