chloroformic acid


chlo·​ro·​for·​mic acid
: an acid ClCOOH best known in the form of its esters

called also chlorocarbonic acid

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary chloroform + -ic

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“Chloroformic acid.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2023.

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