phosphoric acid

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phosphoric acid

n.
A clear colorless solid or syrupy liquid, H3PO4, used in fertilizers, detergents, food flavoring, and pharmaceuticals.

phosphoric acid

n
1. (Elements & Compounds) Also called: orthophosphoric acid a colourless solid tribasic acid used in the manufacture of fertilizers and soap. Formula: H3PO4. Systematic name: phosphoric(V) acid
2. (Elements & Compounds) any oxyacid of phosphorus produced by reaction between phosphorus pentoxide and water. See also metaphosphoric acid, pyrophosphoric acid, hypophosphoric acid

phosphor′ic ac′id


n.
any of three acids, orthophosphoric acid, H3PO4, metaphosphoric acid, HPO3, or pyrophosphoric acid, H4P2O7, derived from phosphorus pentoxide, P2O5, and various amounts of water.
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Noun1.phosphoric acid - an acid used in fertilizers and soaps: H3PO4
oxyacid, oxygen acid - any acid that contains oxygen
Translations
kyselina fosforečná
fosforihappo
acide phosphorique
fosforskābe
kwas fosforowy
fosforsyra
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monocytogenes Bug600 cells were more sensitive to lethal acid stress by HCl and H3PO4 compared to control cells.
Briefly, 100 [micro]L of Griess reagent (0.1% naphthylethylenediamine and 1% sulfanilamide in 5% H3PO4 solution) was added to an equal volume of supernatant from sample-treated cells.
The dual acid etched (DAE) surface of these implants was the result of treatment with a mixture of strong inorganic acids (H2SO4, H3PO4, HCl, and HF) [36].
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The supernatant (2 ml) from the above step was taken and mixed with an equal volume of acid ninhydrin (1.25 g ninhydrin in 30 ml acetic acid and 20 ml of 6 N H3PO4) and acetic acid.
New York, NY, October 01, 2016 --(PR.com)-- According to a TechSci Research report, "India Phosphoric Acid Market By Type, By Application, Competition Forecast and Opportunities, 2011-2021," the phosphoric acid (H3PO4) market in India is projected to grow at a CAGR of 7.2% during 2016 - 2021, on account of increasing demand for phosphoric acid in various applications including fertilizer, sugar, oil, detergent, food & beverage, etc.
Lipidperoxidation (LPO) product was estimated by measurement of TBARS using the method of Andersonand Chen.14 A 3mL aliquot of 1% phosphoric acid (H3PO4) and 0.6% thiobarbituric acid (TBA) solution was mixed with homogenates and the mixture was kept in a hot water bath (100C) for 45 minutes.
Nitric acid (HN[O.sub.3]) and phosphoric acid (H3PO4) was purchased from Fisher Scientific (Loughborough, UK).
The 31P chemical shifts were referenced to 85% H3PO4. The signal of the ortho phosphoric acid was assigned to 0 ppm for the reference.
The chemical shift of signals is reported in parts per million (ppm) relative to an external standard of 85% H3PO4.