arsonic acid

noun ar·son·ic acid \(ˈ)är¦sänik-, -sō-\

Definition of arsonic acid

  1. 1 :  any of a series of organic acids (such as the arsanilic acids) having the general formula RAsO(OH)2 and obtainable by oxidizing monosubstituted organic arsines (such as phenyl-arsine C6H5AsH2)

  2. 2 :  arsinic acid 1

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Origin and Etymology of arsonic acid

International Scientific Vocabulary arsonium + -ic

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