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acidity

1. n. [Drilling Fluids]
A chemical property of an aqueous system that implies that there are more hydrogen ions (H+) in the system, or a potential to produce more hydrogen ions, than there are hydroxyl ions (OH-), or potential to produce hydroxyl ions.
Antonyms: alkalinity
See: acid