hydrogen bromide

noun

Definition of hydrogen bromide

  1. :  a colorless irritating gas HBr that fumes in moist air and yields hydrobromic acid when dissolved in water

1869

First Known Use of hydrogen bromide

1869


Medical Dictionary

hydrogen bromide

noun

Medical Definition of hydrogen bromide

  1. :  a colorless irritating gas HBr that fumes in moist air and that yields hydrobromic acid when dissolved in water


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