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alpha-stannic acid

[al-fuh-stan-ik, al-] /ˈæl fəˈstæn ɪk, ˌæl-/
noun, Chemistry
1.
See under stannic acid.

stannic acid

noun, Chemistry
1.
any of the series of acids usually occurring as amorphous powders and varying in composition from H 2 SnO 3 (alpha-stannic acid) to H 4 SnO 4 .
Origin
1780-1790
1780-90
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