noun[mass noun] Chemistry
A strongly acidic solution of the gas hydrogen bromide in water.
- Chemical formula: HBr.
- 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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