persulfuric acid

noun
per·​sul·​fu·​ric acid | \(ˌ)pər-ˌsəl-ˌfyu̇r-ik- \

Medical Definition of persulfuric acid 

: either of two peroxy acids of sulfur:

a : a crystalline strongly oxidizing acid H2S2O8

b : permonosulfuric acid

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