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Caro's acid

[kahr-ohz] /ˈkɑr oʊz/
noun, Chemistry
1.
persulfuric acid (def 1).
Origin
named after Heinrich Caro (1834-1910), German chemist
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Caro's acid

/ˈkærəʊz; ˈkɑː-/
noun
1.
another name for peroxysulphuric acid
Word Origin
C19: named after Heinrich Caro (died 1910), German chemist
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