Definition of oxyacid in English:


Line breaks: oxy|acid
Pronunciation: /ˈɒksɪˌasɪd


  • An inorganic acid whose molecules contain oxygen, such as sulphuric acid.
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    • Salts of triazinic compounds with phosphorus oxyacids, and use of said compounds in self-extinguishing polymeric compositions.
    • Just as certain elements form more than one oxyanion, they also form more than one oxyacid.

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