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nitrous acid

noun

Definition of NITROUS ACID

:  an unstable acid HNO2 known only in solution or in the form of its salts or esters

First Known Use of NITROUS ACID

1788

nitrous acid

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of NITROUS ACID

:  an unstable acid HNO2 known only in solution or in the form of its salts

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