Definition of hydrobromic acid in English:

hydrobromic acid

Line breaks: hydro|bro¦mic acid
Pronunciation: /ˌhʌɪdrə(ʊ)ˈbrəʊmɪk


[mass noun] Chemistry
  • A strongly acidic solution of the gas hydrogen bromide in water.
    • Chemical formula: HBr
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    • The reaction requires large excesses of hydrobromic acid so that this synthesis has no economic importance.
    • Pure hydrobromic acid is a clear, colorless, fuming corrosive liquid with a strong, pungent odor.
    • If necessary, the volume was adjusted by adding concentrated hydrobromic acid.

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