arsinic acid


ar·​sin·​ic acid
: any of a series of organic acids (such as cacodylic acid) having the general formula RR′AsOOH and obtainable by oxidizing disubstituted organic arsines [as dimethyl-arsine (CH3)2AsH]

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary arsine + -ic

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