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Synonyms of alkali

Noun


1. base, alkali, compound, chemical compound

usage: any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning litmus blue and reacting with an acid to form a salt and water; "bases include oxides and hydroxides of metals and ammonia"

2. alkali, salt

usage: a mixture of soluble salts found in arid soils and some bodies of water; detrimental to agriculture

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