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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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Cell-free fetal nucleic acids exist not only in the maternal circulation (1) but also in amniotic fluid samples (2).
Cell-free fetal nucleic acids (cffDNA) are present in maternal plasma and serum (1), but amniotic fluid (AF) also provides an attractive source of cffDNA.
Plasma gammaglobin gene expression suggests that fetal hematopoietic cells contribute to the pool of circulating cell-free fetal nucleic acids during pregnancy.
Plasma [gamma]-globin gene expression suggests that fetal hematopoietic cells contribute to the pool of circulating cell-free fetal nucleic acids during pregnancy.
It is generally believed that in pregnant women the source of cell-free fetal nucleic acids is placentally derived apoptotic cells (9).