thio acid

noun
\ ˈthī-ō- How to pronounce thio acid (audio) \

Definition of thio acid

: an acid in which oxygen is partly or wholly replaced by sulfur

First Known Use of thio acid

1876, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for thio acid

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The first known use of thio acid was in 1876

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“Thio acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thio%20acid. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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thio acid

noun

Medical Definition of thio acid

: an acid in which oxygen is partly or wholly replaced by sulfur

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