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hypophosphoric acid

noun hy·po·phos·phor·ic acid \ -fäs-ˌfȯr-ik- , -ˌfär- , -ˌfäs-f(ə-)rik- \

medical Definition of hypophosphoric acid

: an unstable acid H4P2O6 with four replaceable hydrogen atoms that is usually obtained in the form of its salts

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