weak acid


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weak acid

An acid the molecules of which that do not completely ionize to produce hydrogen ions when dissolved in water.
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This protective layer must be removed by immersing the panel in a weak acid bath.
Hypochlorous acid is a weak acid and an oxidizing agent.
Acetic acid is weak acid and will ionize in any other mobile phase much faster.
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Buffers are actually mixtures of a weak acid and its salt or a weak alkaline and its salt.
A weak acid like ascorbate is in the associated relatively non-polar state in the low pH of the stomach becoming more lipid soluble.
GENU pHresh forms a protective weak acid film which helps to quickly restore and maintain the skin's own acid protective barrier.
Carbon dioxide produced by burning fossil fuels forms a weak acid when it mixes with water.
Carbon dioxide itself is not an acid, but when it combines with water (especially in the presence of the catalyst carbonic anhydrase), the weak acid carbonic acid forms.
Some research indicated that collagen extract of bovine bone using weak acid (CH3COOH) as a demineralization material for 48 and 96 hours respectively produced yields by 2.
Carbon dioxide forms a weak acid in seawater, threatening the ability of creatures such as lobsters or oysters to build protective shells.
This is because your teeth are being bathed in a weak acid solution containing carbon dioxide, which is thought to wear away our teeth.