osmic acid

noun

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First Known Use of osmic acid

1842, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for osmic acid

osm(ium) + -ic entry 1

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The first known use of osmic acid was in 1842

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“Osmic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/osmic%20acid. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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osmic acid

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

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