Hexabasic

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Hexabasic (Chem) Having six hydrogen atoms or six radicals capable of being replaced or saturated by bases; -- said of acids; as, mellitic acid is hexabasic .
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • hexabasic Having a basicity of six; capable of combining with a proportion of base or metal equivalent to six atoms of hydrogen.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Hexa-, + basic,