selenic acid

noun Chemistry.
a crystalline, water-soluble, strong, corrosive, dibasic acid, H 2 SeO 4 , resembling sulfuric acid.

Origin:
1810–20

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selenic acid
 
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a colourless crystalline soluble strong dibasic acid analogous to sulphuric acid. Formula: H2SeO4

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The barium, calcium, and zinc salts of selenic acid augment the detergency of lubricating oils.
Selenic acid is used chiefly as an additive to bright copper and bright chromium electroplating baths.
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