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oxyacid

[ok-see-as-id] /ˈɒk siˌæs ɪd/
noun, Chemistry
1.
an inorganic acid containing oxygen.
Also called oxygen acid.
Origin of oxyacid
1830-1840
1830-40; oxy-2 + acid
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British Dictionary definitions for oxyacid

oxyacid

/ˌɒksɪˈæsɪd/
noun
1.
any acid that contains oxygen Also called oxo acid
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