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Definition of Alkali
Alkali Al"ka*li, n.
Soluble mineral matter, other than common salt, contained in
soils of natural waters. [Western U. S.]
AlkaliAlkali Al"ka*li (?; 277), n.; pl. Alkalis or Alkalies. [F.
alcali, ultimately fr. Ar. alqal[=i] ashes of the plant
saltwort, fr. qalay to roast in a pan, fry.]
1. Soda ash; caustic soda, caustic potash, etc.
2. (Chem.) One of a class of caustic bases, such as soda,
potash, ammonia, and lithia, whose distinguishing
peculiarities are solubility in alcohol and water, uniting
with oils and fats to form soap, neutralizing and forming
salts with acids, turning to brown several vegetable
yellows, and changing reddened litmus to blue.
Fixed alkalies, potash and soda.
Vegetable alkalies. Same as Alkaloids.
Volatile alkali, ammonia, so called in distinction from the
Meaning of Alkali from wikipedia
- In chemistry, an alkali
(/ˈælkəlaɪ/; from Arabic: al-qaly "ashes of the saltwort") is a basic, ionic
salt of an alkali metal
or alkaline earth metal
- The alkali metals consist
of the chemical elements lithium
(Na), pot****ium (K), rubidium
(Cs), and francium
CaAl2Si2O8. Solid solutions between
K-feldspar and albite
feldspar". Solid solutions between albite
- Alkali salts
or basic salts
that are the product
of the neutralization
of a strong
base and a weak acid. Rather
than being neutral
(as some other...
- milk-alkali syndrome
by high blood calcium
and metabolic alkalosis caused
in too much calcium
and absorbable alkali
- The alkali hydroxides
are a cl**** of chemical compounds which
of an alkali metal cation
and the hydroxide anion
(OH−). The alkali
is a specific
type of chemical
, Nevada, United
States, a ghost
Lake (disambiguation) An island
the British Alkali
Act 1863, an alkali inspector
and four subinspectors
to curb discharge
into the air of muriatic
acid gas (gaseous...
- Zaynab Alkali
(born 1950 Tura-Wazila, Borno
State) is a Nigerian
novelist, poet and short story
writer. She is regarded
as the first woman novelist
Lake may refer
to: A soda lake or "alkaline lake" (a lake with high alkalinity) Alkali
Lake, British Columbia Alkali
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