hydrobromic acid
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1830 an aqueous solution of hydrogen bromide HBr that is a strong acid and a weak reducing agent and that is used especially for making bromides

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  • Hydrobromic acid — Hydrobromic Hy dro*bro mic, a. [Hydro , 2 + bromic.] (Chem.) Composed of hydrogen and bromine; as, hydrobromic acid. [1913 Webster] {Hydrobromic acid} (Chem.), a colorless, pungent, corrosive gas, {HBr}, usually collected as a solution in water.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hydrobromic acid — [hī΄drō brō′mik] n. [ HYDR(O) + BROMIC] a strong acid that is a water solution of the gas hydrogen bromide, HBr …   English World dictionary

  • Hydrobromic acid — Chembox new Name = Hydrobromic acid ImageFile = Hydrobromic acid.png ImageSize = 150px ImageName = Hydrobromic acid Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = [10035 10 6] RTECS = MW3850000 Section2 = Chembox Properties Formula = HBr MolarMass =… …   Wikipedia

  • hydrobromic acid — vandenilio bromidas statusas T sritis chemija formulė HBr atitikmenys: angl. hydrobromic acid; hydrogen bromide rus. бромоводород; водорода бромид …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • hydrobromic acid — noun A solution of hydrogen bromide, HBr, in water; it is a strong acid, used in the production of bromine compounds. See Also: bromous acid, bromic acid, perbromic acid, bromide …   Wiktionary

  • hydrobromic acid — An aqueous solution of hydrogen bromide (HBr); its salts are bromides. * * * hy·dro·bro·mic acid .hī drə .brō mik n an aqueous solution of hydrogen bromide HBr that is a strong acid resembling hydrochloric acid chemically, that is a weak reducing …   Medical dictionary

  • hydrobromic acid — a colorless or faintly yellow corrosive liquid, HBr, an aqueous solution of hydrogen bromide. [1830 40] * * * …   Universalium

  • hydrobromic acid — [ˌhʌɪdrə(ʊ) brəʊmɪk] noun Chemistry a strongly acidic solution of the gas hydrogen bromide. [HBr.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • hydrobromic acid — hy′dro•bro′mic ac′id [[t]ˈhaɪ drəˈbroʊ mɪk, ˌhaɪ [/t]] n. chem. a colorless or faintly yellow corrosive liquid, HBr, an aqueous solution of hydrogen bromide • Etymology: 1830–40 …   From formal English to slang

  • hydrobromic acid — /ˌhaɪdroʊbroʊmɪk ˈæsəd/ (say .huydrohbrohmik asuhd) noun an aqueous solution of hydrogen bromide …   Australian English dictionary

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