permanganic acid


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per·man·gan·ic acid

 (pûr′măn-găn′ĭk, -măng-)
n.
An unstable inorganic acid, HMnO4, existing only in dilute solution. Its purple aqueous solution is used as an oxidizing agent.
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permanganic acid

(ˌpɜːmænˈɡænɪk)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a monobasic acid known only in solution and in the form of permanganate salts. Formula: HMnO4. Systematic name: manganic(VII) acid
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Noun1.permanganic acid - an unstable purple acid (HMnO4) known only in solution or of permanganate salts
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
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On completion of the trials, the melt crystallized samples were carefully removed from the DSC pans and etched with a permanganic acid solution to reveal the spherulitic structure.