monobasic definition

  • adjective:
    • Having only one hydrogen ion to subscribe to a base in an acid-base response; monoprotic.
    • Having only 1 metal ion or good radical.
    • containing one replaceable hydrogen atom
    • having one atom of a univalent metal
    • effective at being neutralized by a univalent base or basic radical; having but one acid hydrogen atom to be replaced; -- said of acids.
  • others:
    • Having one base: applied in biochemistry to an acid which gets in into combo with a univalent fundamental radical to create a neutral sodium, or a salt containing one equivalent of a base.
    • Pertaining or relating to monobasis.

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