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bromic acid

noun, Chemistry
1.
an acid, HBrO 3 , stable only in very dilute solutions, usually produced by the reaction of barium bromate with sulfuric acid: used chiefly as an oxidizing agent in the manufacture of dyes and pharmaceuticals.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30
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bromic acid

noun
1.
a colourless unstable water-soluble liquid used as an oxidizing agent in the manufacture of dyes and pharmaceuticals. Formula: HBrO3
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bromic acid in Medicine

bromic acid bro·mic acid (brō'mĭk)
n.
A corrosive, colorless bromine-containing liquid used in making dyes and pharmaceuticals.

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