Meaning of ACID in English
Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.
An ~ is a chemical substance, usually a liquid, which contains hydrogen and can react with other substances to form salts. Some ~s burn or dissolve other substances that they come into contact with.
An ~ substance contains ~.
These shrubs must have an ~, lime-free soil.
...the ~ity of rainwater.
N-UNCOUNT: oft N of n
The drug LSD is sometimes referred to as ~. (INFORMAL)
see also amino ~ , hydrochloric ~ , nitric ~ , nucleic ~ , sulphuric ~
Collins COBUILD. Толковый словарь английского языка для изучающих язык Коллинз COBUILD (международная база данных языков Бирмингемского университета) . 2012