acid-loving

[as-id-luhv-ing]

adjective

(of a plant) requiring a pH of 4.5 to 5.5 for optimal growth.

Nearby words

  1. acid-base equilibrium,
  2. acid-base indicator,
  3. acid-fast,
  4. acid-forming,
  5. acid-head,
  6. acid-phosphatase test for semen,
  7. acid-reflux test,
  8. acid-tongued,
  9. acid-washed,
  10. acidaminuria

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