What does Basicity mean?

Basicity meaning in General Dictionary

The quality or state of being a base

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  • the standard or condition to be a base.
  • the effectiveness of an acid to unite with a number of atoms or equivalents of a base, as indicated because of the amount of replaceable hydrogen atoms contained in the acid.

Basicity meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) The quality or state to be a base.

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  • (letter.) The effectiveness of an acid to unite with one or more atoms or equivalents of a base, as suggested by the amount of changeable hydrogen atoms contained in the acid.

Sentence Examples with the word Basicity

The basicity of an organic acid, as above defined, is determined by the number of carboxyl groups present.

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