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Synonyms for acid

Synonyms for acid

Synonyms for acid

any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt

being sour to the taste

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having the characteristics of an acid

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Characterization of a chromosomally encoded 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid alpha-ketoglutafate dioxygenase from Burkholderia sp.
The broadleaf plant killer, a phenoxyherbicide called 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D), is one of the active ingredients in Agent Orange, used during the Vietnam war.
Chlorophenoxy herbicides such as 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D), and 2-Methyl-4-chlorophenoxyacetic acid (MCPA), have been used since the 1940's, and multiple generations have been exposed.
OBJECTIVE: We estimated 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D) exposure and systemic dose in farm family members following an application of 2,4-D on their farm.
Here in Canada, ornamental pesticides such as 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D) and 2-(2-methyl-4-chlorophenoxy) propionic acid (MCPP) have been partially banned in Halifax, NS, and completely banned in Shediac, NB, and Perth, ON.
Sister chromatid exchange induction by the herbicide 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid in chick embryos.
2,4-D: The herbicide 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D) is the most commonly used herbicide in western Canada.
Hypomethylation of the c-myc gene in the liver has also been reported after exposure to the peroxisome proliferators 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (1,680 ppm), dibutyl phthalate (20,000 ppm), gemfibrozil (8,000 ppm), and WY (50-500 ppm, with no effect at 5 or 10 ppm) after 6 days in the diet (Ge et al.
Detection rates for herbicides ranged from 0% for metribuzin and cyanazine to 95% for 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid.
The herbicide 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D) was found in approximately 50% of semen samples provided by 97 Ontario, Canada, farmers (Arbuckle et al.
For example, pesticide residues including the dioxin congener 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin, hexachlorocyclohexane isomers (as prevalent as 100% in some populations tested), DDT and its metabolites, and 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid have been identified and quantified in seminal plasma (Arbuckle et al.