acid value


noun
  1. the number of milligrams of potassium hydroxide required to neutralize the free fatty acid in one gram of a fat, oil, resin, etc

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How to use acid value in a sentence

  • The Raw Linseed Oil which was used in these tests had an acid value of 1.84%, which is very low.

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  • Those especially important are the acid value, percentage unsaponifiable matter and titer test.

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