acid salt

ac·id salt
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [as-id sawlt]
    • /ˈæs ɪd sɔlt/
    • /ˈæsɪd sɔːlt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [as-id sawlt]
    • /ˈæs ɪd sɔlt/

Definitions of acid salt words

  • noun acid salt a salt formed by partial replacement of the acidic hydrogen atoms of the parent acid 3
  • noun acid salt a salt of a polybasic acid that is only partially neutralized by a base; a salt that is also an acid. 1

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Origin of acid salt

First appearance:

before 1720
One of the 49% newest English words
First recorded in 1720-30

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acid salt popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 39% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 51% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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