alkaline metal

noun
any of the monovalent metals of group I of the periodic table (lithium or sodium or potassium or rubidium or cesium or francium)
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the hydroxides of the alkali metals are strongly alkaline

Syn: ↑alkali metal
Hypernyms: ↑metallic element, ↑metal

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noun

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