sulfoxylic acid

noun sulf·ox·yl·ic acid \¦səlˌfäk¦silik-\

Definition of sulfoxylic acid

  1. :  a hypothetical acid S(OH)2 or HSO2H known in the form of various organic derivatives — compare formaldehydesulfoxylic acid, sulfinic acid

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Origin and Etymology of sulfoxylic acid

International Scientific Vocabulary sulf- + ox- + -yl + -ic


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