Examples from the Web for alkaline
Things on the other side of the ledger, at a pH above 7, are alkaline (also called “basic” as in acid-base).Alkalinizing Someone to Improve His or Her Health Is Simple-Minded, Fatuous, and Dangerous|Kent Sepkowitz|January 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Clearly this is not identical to the Organic Liaison supplement, as vinegar is acid, not alkaline.
Solitude with Willie was an alkaline Death Valley without oasis.What Will People Say?|Rupert Hughes
The dark-coloured soft mass is then removed from the alkaline liquid, dissolved in water, and hydrochloric acid460 added.
It melts at 170°, and dissolves in alkaline solutions coloring them green.The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines|T. H. Pardo de Tavera
Combine the ether extractions into the funnel and wash with water until no alkaline reaction is obtained from the wash water.Soap-Making Manual|E. G. Thomssen
Many researches have been directed to classify acid and alkaline solutions according to the concentration of the hydrion.