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alkáli Explained

alkali at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['ælkə'laı]

alkali at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

alkali at German => English Of Explained:

alkali

alkali at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [U and C] [Date: 1300-1400; Language: Medieval Latin; Origin: Arabic al-qili 'the ashes (of a particular plant from which a type of alkali was obtained)']// a substance that forms a chemical salt when combined with an acid//

alkali at German => English Of Explained:

alkali at German => English Of Explained:

alkali

alkáli at Hungarian => English Of Explained:

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alkali at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

alkali at German => English Of Explained:

alkali at Dutch => English Of Explained:

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alkali at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

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Alkali at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Alkali \Al"ka*li\, n.
Soluble mineral matter, other than common salt, contained in
soils of natural waters. [Western U. S.]

Alkali \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
fixed alkalies.

alkali at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

alkali
n 1: 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" [syn: {base}]
2: a mixture of soluble salts found in arid soils and some
bodies of water; detrimental to agriculture
[also: {alkalies} (pl)]

alkali at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: wikipedi » a

Etymology

French alcali, ultimately from Inter: etyl » ar Inter: term » قلي|القلي|sc=Arab|tr=al-qilī|ashes of the saltwort, from Inter: term » قلى|sc=Arab|tr=qalā||to roast in a pan, fry.

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /ˈæl.kəl.aɪ/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /"{l.k@l.aI/
  • Inter: a » US Inter: enPR » ălˈkəlī, Inter: IPA » /ˈæl.kə.laɪ/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /"{l.k@.laI/
  • Inter: audio » en-us-alkali.ogg|Audio (US)

    Noun

    Inter: en-noun » alkal|ies|pl2=alkalis


  • Inter: chemistr » y 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.
    1. Soda ash; caustic soda, caustic potash, etc.


  • Inter: context » Western United States Soluble mineral matter, other than common salt, contained in soils of natural waters.

    Synonyms

    * Inter: sense » chemistry base

    Antonyms

    * Inter: sense » chemistry acid

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » class of caustic bases
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t- » cmn|鹼|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|碱|tr=jiǎn|sc=Hani
  • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|alkalio
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|alcali|m
  • Hungarian: Inter: t- » hu|alkáli, Inter: t+ » hu|lúg

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|アルカリ|tr=arukari, Inter: t- » ja|塩基性|tr=えんきせい, enkisei
    • Oriya: Inter: t- » or|କ୍ଷାର|sc=Orya
    • Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|قلیا|tr=qaliâ|sc=fa-Arab
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|щёлочь|f|tr=ŝóloč'
    • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|baza|f


    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Derived terms

    * alkaline
  • alkali metal

    Related terms

    * alkalied
  • alkaloid

    See also

    * caustic
  • pH

  • Finnish

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: rhymes » ɑli|lang=fi

    Noun

    Inter: fi-nou » n
  • alkali

    Declension

    Inter: fi-decl-paperi » alkal

  • Translation: et » alkali
    Translation: eo » alkali
    Translation: fr » alkali
    Translation: ko » alkali
    Translation: io » alkali
    Translation: id » alkali
    Translation: kn » alkali
    Translation: kk » alkali
    Translation: ku » alkali
    Translation: hu » alkali
    Translation: mg » alkali
    Translation: ml » alkali
    Translation: my » alkali
    Translation: nl » alkali
    Translation: ja » alkali
    Translation: ps » alkali
    Translation: pl » alkali
    Translation: fi » alkali
    Translation: sv » alkali
    Translation: ta » alkali
    Translation: te » alkali
    Translation: th » alkali
    Translation: tr » alkali
    Translation: vi » alkali
    Translation: zh » alkali

    alkáli at English (WD) Of Explained:

    ==Hungarian==

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » de|hu Inter: term » Alkali||alkali|lang=de, from Inter: etyl » ML.|hu Inter: term » alkali||potash|lang=la, from Inter: etyl » ar|hu Inter: term » sc=Arab|قلي|القلي|tr=al-qilī|ashes of saltwort, from Inter: term » sc=Arab|قلى|tr=qalā||to roast in a pan, fry.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /ˈɒlkaːli/|lang=hu
  • Inter: hyphenation » al|ká|li

    Noun

    Inter: hu-noun » k

  • Inter: chemistry » lang=hu alkali

    Declension

    Inter: hu-decl-k-back » alkál|i Inter: hu-pos-tok » alkáli|ja

    Derived terms

    * alkáli elem
    • alkálifém
    • alkáliföld

      Related terms

      * alkalikus
    • alkaloid


    Translation: fi » alkáli