hydrobromic acid

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noun hy·dro·bro·mic acid \ˌhī-drə-ˈbrō-mik-\

Definition of hydrobromic acid

  1. :  an aqueous solution of hydrogen bromide HBr that is a strong acid and a weak reducing agent and that is used especially for making bromides

Origin and Etymology of hydrobromic acid

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First Known Use: 1830


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hydrobromic acid

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noun hy·dro·bro·mic acid \ˌhī-drə-ˌbrō-mik-\

Medical Definition of hydrobromic acid

  1. :  an aqueous solution of hydrogen bromide HBr that is a strong acid resembling hydrochloric acid chemically, that is a weak reducing agent, and that is used especially for making bromides


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