osmic acid

noun

Definition of osmic acid

First Known Use of osmic acid

1842, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for osmic acid

osm(ium) + -ic entry 1

Learn More About osmic acid

Time Traveler for osmic acid

Time Traveler

The first known use of osmic acid was in 1842

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near osmic acid

osmic

osmic acid

osmidrosis

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for osmic acid

Cite this Entry

“Osmic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/osmic%20acid. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More Definitions for osmic acid

osmic acid

noun
os·​mic acid | \ ˌäz-mik- How to pronounce osmic acid (audio) \

Medical Definition of osmic acid

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!