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perchloric acid


perchloric acid

noun per·chlo·ric acid \(ˌ)pər-ˌklōr-ik-, -ˌklr-\

Definition of PERCHLORIC ACID

:  a fuming corrosive strong acid HClO4 that is the highest oxyacid of chlorine and a powerful oxidizing agent when heated
March 04, 2015
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