hydrobromic acid


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hy·dro·bro·mic acid

 (hī′drə-brō′mĭk)
n.
A clear, colorless or faintly yellow, highly acidic and corrosive aqueous solution of hydrogen bromide, HBr, used in the manufacture of bromides.

hydrobromic acid

(ˌhaɪdrəʊˈbrəʊmɪk)
n
(Chemistry) the colourless or faintly yellow aqueous solution of hydrogen bromide: a strong acid

hy′dro•bro′mic ac′id

(ˈhaɪ drəˈbroʊ mɪk, ˌhaɪ-)
n.
a colorless or faintly yellow corrosive liquid, HBr, an aqueous solution of hydrogen bromide.
[1830–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hydrobromic acid - an aqueous solution of hydrogen bromide that is a strong liquid acid
acid - any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt
Translations
acide bromhydrique
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