metaphosphoric acid

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noun meta·phos·pho·ric acid \-ˌfäs-ˈfȯr-ik-, -ˈfär-; -ˈfäs-f(ə-)rik-\

Definition of metaphosphoric acid

  1. :  a glassy solid acid HPO3 or (HPO3)n formed by heating orthophosphoric acid

First Known Use of metaphosphoric acid

1833


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metaphosphoric acid

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noun meta·phos·pho·ric acid \ˌmet-ə-ˌfäs-ˌfȯr-ik-, -ˌfär-; -ˌfäs-f(ə-)rik-\

Medical Definition of metaphosphoric acid

  1. :  a glassy solid acid HPO3 or (HPO3)n formed by heating orthophosphoric acid but usually obtained in the form of salts


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