hydrobromic acid


hy·dro·bro·mic acid

noun \ˌhī-drə-ˈbrō-mik-\

Definition of HYDROBROMIC ACID

:  an aqueous solution of hydrogen bromide HBr that is a strong acid and a weak reducing agent and that is used especially for making bromides

Origin of HYDROBROMIC ACID

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1830

hy·dro·bro·mic acid

noun \ˌhī-drə-ˌbrō-mik-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HYDROBROMIC ACID

: an aqueous solution of hydrogen bromide HBr that is a strong acid resembling hydrochloric acid chemically, that is a weak reducing agent, and that is used especially for making bromides

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