chloroplatinous acid

noun
chlo·​ro·​platinous acid

Definition of chloroplatinous acid

: an acid H2PtCl4 formed in solution by dissolving platinous chloride in aqueous hydrochloric acid

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History and Etymology for chloroplatinous acid

chlor- + platinous

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“Chloroplatinous acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chloroplatinous%20acid. Accessed 6 May. 2021.

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