alkali is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

alkali Scrabble score: 10

Meaning of alkali

  • chemical that neutralizes acids
  • substance (as a hydroxide or carbonate of an alkali metal) having marked basic properties compare base 7a
  • kali metal
  • soluble salt or a mixture of soluble salts present in some soils of arid regions in quantity detrimental to agriculture
  • a type of chemical compound [n ALKALIS or ALKALIES]
  • a soluble salt obtained from the ashes of plants and consisting largely of potassium or sodium carbonate