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Definition of alkaline

Alkaline
Alkaline Al"ka*line (?; 277), a. [Cf. F. alcalin.] Of or pertaining to an alkali or to alkalies; having the properties of an alkali. Alkaline earths, certain substances, as lime, baryta, strontia, and magnesia, possessing some of the qualities of alkalies. Alkaline metals, potassium, sodium, c[ae]sium, lithium, rubidium. Alkaline reaction, a reaction indicating alkalinity, as by the action on limits, turmeric, etc.

Meaning of alkaline from wikipedia

- "ashes of the saltwort") is a basic, ionic salt of an alkali metal or an alkaline earth metal. An alkali can also be defined as a base that dissolves in...
- Alkaline phosphatase (ALP, ALKP, ALPase, Alk Phos) (EC 3.1.3.1), or basic phosphatase, is a homodimeric protein enzyme of 86 kilodaltons. Each monomer...
- Alkaline Trio is an American rock band from Chicago, Illinois. Since 2001, the band has consisted of Matt Skiba (vocals, guitar), Dan Andriano (vocals...
- An alkaline battery (IEC code: L) is a type of primary battery which derives its energy from the reaction between zinc metal and manganese dioxide. Compared...
- Alkaline diet (also known as the alkaline ash diet, alkaline acid diet, acid ash diet, and acid alkaline diet) describes a group of loosely related diets...
- The alkaline earth metals are six chemical elements in group 2 of the periodic table. They are beryllium (Be), magnesium (Mg), calcium (Ca), strontium...
- 1993), better known as Alkaline, is a Jamaican Dancehall musician. Dubbed the ‘Youngest Lord’ and as the ‘Man Himself’, Alkaline is a leading figure in...
- Alkaline pasta, or alkaline noodles, is a variation of Chinese or Italian pasta in which a much higher than usual quantity of an alkaline component is...
- Alkaline hydrolysis (also called biocremation, resomation, flameless cremation, or water cremation) is a process for the disposal of human and pet remains...
- Alkalinity (from Arabic "al-qalī") is the capacity of water to resist acidification. It should not be confused with basicity which is an absolute measurement...