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monacid

[mon-as-id]
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adjective, noun Chemistry.
  1. monoacid.
Related formsmon·a·cid·ic, adjective

monoacid

[mon-oh-as-id, mon-oh-as-id]Chemistry
adjective Also monacidic.
  1. having one replaceable hydrogen atom or hydroxyl radical.
  2. capable of reacting with only one equivalent weight of an acid.
noun
  1. an acid having one replaceable hydrogen atom.
Also monacid.

Origin of monoacid

First recorded in 1860–65; mono- + acid
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British Dictionary definitions for monacidic

monacid

monacidic (ˌmɒnəˈsɪdɪk)

adjective
  1. variants of monoacid

monoacid

monacid, monoacidic (ˌmɒnəʊəˈsɪdɪk) or monacidic

adjective
  1. chem (of a base) capable of reacting with only one molecule of a monobasic acid; having only one hydroxide ion per molecule
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monacidic in Medicine

monoacid

(mŏn′ō-ăsĭd)
n.
  1. An acid having one replaceable hydrogen atom.
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