Meaning of ACID [LAT. ACIDUS, SOUR] in English
- ACID [LAT. ACIDUS, SOUR]
Compare with base . 1. a compound which releases hydrogen ions (H + ) in solution (Arrhenius) . 2. a compound containing detachable hydrogen ions (Bronsted-Lowry) . 3. a compound that can accept a pair of electrons from a base (Lewis). .
General chemistry English glossary. Английский глоссарий общей химии. 2012