superacid

adjective
su·​per·​acid | \ ¦süpə(r)+ \

Definition of superacid

1 : excessively acid superacid solutions of perchloric acid in acetic acid
2 : having a pH value of 3.5–4.0 used of a highly acid soil (such as bog peat)

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History and Etymology for superacid

super- + acid

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“Superacid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/superacid. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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