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acid-fast

 [as´id-fast]
not readily decolorized by acids after staining; said of bacteria, especially Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

acid-proof

acid-fast.
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The beam is a box-like structure constructed from acid-proof steel whose surface is electro-polished to a surface quality of radius < 0.
and are all available with stackable lids, plus other optional features including bung hole/plug and container acid-proof drainage tap and ball valve for specified containers.
Currently we have the know-how to transform SF materials into plates, tubes or section bars, and it can produce both acid-proof piping and alkali proof piping with the materials-even corrosion resistant junction boxes,'' said Mr.