Alkalinity vs Basicity - What's the difference?

alkalinity | basicity |


As nouns the difference between alkalinity and basicity

is that alkalinity is (chemistry) the state of being, or the degree to which a thing is, alkaline while basicity is (uncountable) the condition of being basic.

alkalinity

English

Noun

(wikipedia alkalinity) (alkalinities)
  • (chemistry) The state of being, or the degree to which a thing is, alkaline.
  • Antonyms

    * acidity

    basicity

    English

    Noun

  • (uncountable) The condition of being basic
  • (countable, chemistry) The degree to which a substance is basic
  • (countable, chemistry) The number of replaceable hydrogen atoms in a molecule of an acid
  • See also

    * acidity