phosphonic acid


phos·​phon·​ic acid ˌfäs-ˌfän-ik- How to pronounce phosphonic acid (audio)
: any of a series of dibasic organic acids RPO(OH)2 that are obtainable from some phosphines by oxidation

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“Phosphonic acid.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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