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alkaline

1. adj. [Drilling Fluids]

Pertaining to an aqueous solution, such as a water-based drilling fluid, which has more hydroxyl ions (OH) than hydrogen ions (H+) and pH greater than 7.

Antonyms: acid

See: alkalinityalkalinity testbland coring fluidcesium acetatepH

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