In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Additionally, carbon dioxide and organic acids may be added to the water from the soil, where they form by decay of organic matter.
- Strong acids are corrosive and this one is no exception; the stomach lining must be constantly renewed as it is eaten away.
- Railroad crews also were checking the rail lines and a rail car was being sent along the route with a solution of baking soda and water to neutralize the acid.
- Saliva neutralizes acids that can cause tooth decay, but its production is greatly reduced during sleep.
- Lactate, your body's buffering agent, neutralizes the acid that builds up in your legs and makes them burn during heavy exertion.
- It can withstand high temperatures and is resistant to many corrosive substances such as acids and alkalis.
- Concentrated acids and caustic alkalis should be handled with the greatest care.
- It also dissolves in most acids and reacts slowly with water to form compounds that tend to be yellowish or green in color.
- Two teenagers were lucky to still have their sight, after they were sprayed in the face with a corrosive acid in an apparently unprovoked attack on Chiswick High Road.
- The creek began running the color of old blood, poisoned by acids and heavy metals leached from the coal mines.
- I reach down and pry the knife she was holding out of her hands; it's a standard chainsteel model, but with a hollow edge filled with corrosive hexavalent acid.
- Zinc is a fairly active metal that dissolves in both acids and strong alkalis.
- The rotting process releases acids which dissolve metals into liquids which leach out of waste dumps and can poison local rivers.
- These same sensors also prevent further stomach contents from entering the duodenum until the stomach acid is neutralized and diluted.
- A typical trick was to coat a gold object with a metal that could be dissolved by an acid.
- Their roots will penetrate cracks in the rock and produce an organic acid that dissolves calcium carbonate.
- The element is not very reactive chemically, although it does dissolve in most acids.
- Copper is a moderately reactive metal that dissolves in most acids and alkalis.
- It combines with most non-metals at high temperatures and reacts with both acids and alkalis.
- Most of the corrosive acid quickly evaporated from the road that was warmed by early morning sunshine and a fresh breeze helped it to quickly dissipate into the atmosphere.
- Flashbacks can occur at any time after taking acid, sometimes even after many years.
- He looked around more, seeing many different things that he would never expect: cocaine, meth and acid.
- He has used mescaline, cocaine and acid, although he has not indulged in intravenous drugs.
- That heroin and acid were and are illegal didn't seem to stop him.
- Listening to this in the middle of the night is what I'd imagine having a particularly strange trip on acid would be like.
2(sour, bitter)(taste) ácido(taste) agrio
3(spiteful)(reply/voice) agrio(voice/reply) mordaz
4acid green — verde amarillento masculine
- acid yellow — amarillo verdoso
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