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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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4] loading, led to passivation of the unselective Bronsted acid sites and to narrowing of the pores of the zeolite.
Proton transfer from a Bronsted acid to a Bronsted base can also form ILs (Yoshizawa et al.
Pyridine FT-IR was used for determining Lewis and Bronsted acid sites of the catalysts (see Fig.
2), indicating that the prepared solid super acid catalysts could both act as Bronsted acid and Lewis acid in the catalytic reaction [12].
The (A) sites act as Bronsted bases while the (B) sites act as Bronsted acids.
After screening a variety of Lewis and Bronsted acids, we have developed a silver trifluromethanesulfonate promoted 2,3-rearrangement of O-a Ilyihydroxylamines.
These activators are based on Bronsted acids having a pKa of 2 to 6 or their salts, such as ammonium salts.
Vinyethers can undergo distinct polymerizations, such as cationic, which is unusually electron rich and forms rapidly polymerizing carbocations in the presence of initiators, such as Lewis and Bronsted acids.