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ac·id

acid

 
pronunciation:
ae sihd
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part of speech: noun
definition: a substance that has a sour taste and, if it is very strong, can sometimes burn a hole in something that it touches.
We can taste acid in lemons.
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derivations: acidly (adv.), acidness (n.)
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