"Opposite of basic in chemistry" Crossword Clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 01 Jan 2024

"Opposite of basic in chemistry" NYT crossword answer is:

ACIDIC (6 letters length)

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The opposite of basic in chemistry is acidic. Acids are substances that donate hydrogen ions when dissolved in water and have a pH lower than 7. Common examples of acids include vinegar, lemon juice, and hydrochloric acid. Acids are important in many chemical reactions and can be used to neutralize bases.

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