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thio acid

noun \ˈthī-ō-\

Definition of THIO ACID

:  an acid in which oxygen is partly or wholly replaced by sulfur
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Origin of THIO ACID

International Scientific Vocabulary, from thi-
First Known Use: 1876
Medical Dictionary

thio acid

noun

Medical Definition of THIO ACID

:  an acid in which oxygen is partly or wholly replaced by sulfur

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