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citric acid
American English: /ˌsɪtrɪk ˈæsəd/
British English: /sɪtrɪkˈasɪd/

Translation of citric acid in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • Addition of an acid such as citric acid (found in lemon juice) or cream of tartar (which contains tartaric acid) also enhances inversion.
    • Place the sugar, citric acid and tartaric acid in a large bowl (non-metallic is probably best).
    • Most mixtures of low-acid and acid foods also have pH values above 4.6 unless their recipes include enough lemon juice, citric acid, or vinegar to make them acid foods.

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