hyperchloric
Perchloric Per*chlo"ric, a. [Pref. per- + chloric.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, the highest oxygen acid ({HClO4}), of chlorine; -- called also {hyperchloric}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Hyperchloric — Hy per*chlo ric, a. (Chem.) See {Perchloric}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • HClO4 — Perchloric Per*chlo ric, a. [Pref. per + chloric.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, the highest oxygen acid ({HClO4}), of chlorine; called also {hyperchloric}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Perchloric — Per*chlo ric, a. [Pref. per + chloric.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, the highest oxygen acid ({HClO4}), of chlorine; called also {hyperchloric}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hyper- — 1. a prefix meaning over , and usually implying excess or exaggeration. 2. Chemistry the same as super , indicating the highest of a series of compounds: hyperchloric acid. The prefix per is now generally used for hyper , as in perchloric,… …   Australian English dictionary

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