This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Alkalinity
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pH values above 7
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The state of being, or the degree to which a thing is, alkaline.
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the quality which constitutes an alkali; alkaline property
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Alkalinity is the name given to the quantitative capacity of water to neutralize an acid. Measuring alkalinity is important in determining a stream's ability to neutralize acidic pollution from rainfall or wastewater. It is one of the best measures of the sensitivity of the stream to acid inputs.