Examples from the Web for acidity
In this streamlined recipe, the salmon is half cooked on the grill and then half-“cooked” by the acidity of lime juice.
How did the acidity you obtained compare with this legal requirement?Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value|Harry Snyder
A factor which governs the quality of the leather quite as much as the tannin itself is the acidity of the liquors.
Slip is bonny-clabber without its acidity, and so delicate is its flavor that many persons like it just as well as ice cream.The Whitehouse Cookbook (1887)|Mrs. F.L. Gillette
The remedy—and a most logical one—was medicine to combat the acidity and to restore the tone or balance to the stomach.Medicine in Virginia, 1607-1699|Thomas P. Hughes
When the acidity is tempered with age, the coffee can be drunk "straight" which can not be done with many other growths.All About Coffee|William H. Ukers
British Dictionary definitions for acidity
noun plural -ties
Word Origin and History for acidity
1610s, from French acidité (26c.) or directly from Latin aciditatem (nominative aciditas), noun of quality from Latin acidus (see acid (adj.)).