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Acid value
also called "neutralization number" or "acid number" or "acidity" and has one more synonym

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  1. the mass of potassium hydroxide (KOH) in milligrams that is required to neutralize one gram of chemical substance

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  2. a term from chemistry

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  3. a measure of the amount of carboxylic acid groups in a chemical compound, such as a fatty acid, or in a mixture of compounds

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  4. In a typical procedure, a known amount of sample dissolved in organic solvent is titrated with a solution of potassium hydroxide with known concentration and with phenolphthalein as a color indicator

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  5. used to quantify the amount of acid present, for example in a sample of biodiesel

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  6. the quantity of base, expressed in milligrams of potassium hydroxide, that is required to neutralize the acidic constituents in 1 g of sample

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