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alkaline

al kuh lahyn

  • a  relating to or containing an alkali; having a pH greater than 7
    alkaline soils derived from chalk or limestone

  • Also, soaps are usually alkaline and therefore reduce the acidity on which the skin relies to help kill bacteria.
  • Or they do eat mildly acid citrus fruits because they have convinced themselves that orange juice, for example, produces an alkaline reaction in the stomach.
  • In some marriages, he said, an unusually alkaline semen produces a preponderance of boys, a strongly acid vaginal tract a majority of girls.
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  • Herbert W Armstrong in theTrumpet.com
    Mr. Armstrong wrote this in the December 1967 Plain Truth: "Another reason our bodies are being robbed of the alkaline minerals is the way our women cook. The other day I thought of writing an article under the headline: 'How to Hurry Your...
  • Dan Andriano in ChartAttack
    I've been working on a lot of new songs and I'm pretty excited to get out and play them,Andriano told Alternative Press. "And yes, I'll probably be playing a couple Alkaline Trio songs. Maybe someday this will become a band, I do not know....
  • Chris Conley in The Free Lance-Star
    We happened to sign with Vagrant at a great time,Conley said. "They were acquiring the Get Up Kids and Alkaline Trio and Dashboard Confessional, and they sort of became a part of this 'emo' culture."

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