nitrosylic acid
Hyponitrous Hy`po*ni"trous, a. [Pref. hypo- + nitrous.] (Chem.) Containing or derived from nitrogen having a lower valence than in nitrous compounds. [1913 Webster]

{Hyponitrous acid} (Chem.), an unstable nitrogen acid, {NOH}, whose salts are produced by reduction of the nitrates, although the acid itself is not isolated in the free state except as a solution in water; -- called also {nitrosylic acid}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Nitrosylic — Ni tro*syl ic, a. (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or containing, nitrosyl; as, nitrosylic acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hyponitrous acid — Hyponitrous Hy po*ni trous, a. [Pref. hypo + nitrous.] (Chem.) Containing or derived from nitrogen having a lower valence than in nitrous compounds. [1913 Webster] {Hyponitrous acid} (Chem.), an unstable nitrogen acid, {NOH}, whose salts are… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hyponitrous — Hy po*ni trous, a. [Pref. hypo + nitrous.] (Chem.) Containing or derived from nitrogen having a lower valence than in nitrous compounds. [1913 Webster] {Hyponitrous acid} (Chem.), an unstable nitrogen acid, {NOH}, whose salts are produced by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • NOH — Hyponitrous Hy po*ni trous, a. [Pref. hypo + nitrous.] (Chem.) Containing or derived from nitrogen having a lower valence than in nitrous compounds. [1913 Webster] {Hyponitrous acid} (Chem.), an unstable nitrogen acid, {NOH}, whose salts are… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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