metatungstic acid

meta·​tungstic acid

Definition of metatungstic acid

: a yellow crystalline acid H8W12O40.x H2O or H6[H2(W3O10)4].24H2O soluble in water

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History and Etymology for metatungstic acid

International Scientific Vocabulary meta- + tungstic acid

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“Metatungstic acid.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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