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Synonyms for alkali

any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning litmus blue and reacting with an acid to form a salt and water

a mixture of soluble salts found in arid soils and some bodies of water

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Evolved magmas can have lower viscosities than intermediate ones because of increased alkalis and volatile contents.
Tholeiites form at lower pressures than alkali basalts, from higher percentages of decompression melting.
Plagioclase dramatically removes Sr at intermediate stages and alkali feldspars sequester Ba and Rb as late-stage trachytes and phonolites form in alkaline magmas.
He notes that certain atomic interactions have been calculated exactly for hydrogen but can only be approximated for the more complex alkalis.
In 1995, a team using the alkali metal rubidium raced past them to make the first sample of the remarkable form of matter (SN: 7/15/95, p.
com/research/53s6nm/analyzing_the_alka) has announced the addition of the "Analyzing the Alkalis & Chlorine Market in US 2012" report to their offering.
The economic recession has had a negative impact on many of the industries that use alkalis and chlorine, such as chemicals, plastics and glass.
31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "India Chlor Alkali Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2019" report to their offering.
Chlor alkali market in India has witnessed healthy growth in recent years, largely driven by increasing demand from end user industries due to higher output from the chemicals sector.
Alkali activation is the process of aluminosilicates dissolution in strongly alkaline solution, with a subsequent formation of aluminosilicate networks composed of Al[O.
One of the first studies of alkali activated fly ash concerned the synthesis of zeolites.