fuming

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yellow fuming corrosive mixture of nitric and hydrochloric acid that dissolves metals (including gold) aqua regia , nitrohydrochloric acid
colorless pungent fuming vesicatory liquid acid HCOOH found naturally in ants and many plants or made catalytically from carbon monoxide and steam; used in finishing textiles and paper and in the manufacture of insecticides and fumigants formic acid
colorless fuming corrosive liquid; a powerful reducing agent; used chiefly in rocket fuels hydrazine
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