caro acid

Caro's acid

[kahr-ohz]
noun Chemistry.
persulfuric acid ( def 1 ).

Origin:
named after Heinrich Caro (1834–1910), German chemist

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Caro's acid (ˈkærəʊz, ˈkɑː-)
 
n
another name for peroxysulphuric acid
 
[C19: named after Heinrich Caro (died 1910), German chemist]

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