hydrogen bromide
noun Date: 1869 a colorless irritating gas HBr that fumes in moist air and yields hydrobromic acid when dissolved in water

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  • hydrogen bromide — n a colorless irritating gas HBr that fumes in moist air and that yields hydrobromic acid when dissolved in water …   Medical dictionary

  • Hydrogen bromide — Chembox new Name = Hydrogen bromide ImageFile = Hydrogen bromide 2D dimensions.png ImageName = Hydrogen bromide ImageFile1 = Hydrogen bromide 3D vdW.png ImageName1 = Hydrogen bromide PubChem = 260 IUPACName = Hydrogen Bromide OtherNames =… …   Wikipedia

  • hydrogen bromide — 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

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

  • hydrogen bromide — noun a colorless gas that yields hydrobromic acid in solution with water • Hypernyms: ↑bromide * * * noun : a colorless irritating gas HBr that fumes in moist air and yields hydrobromic acid when dissolved in water and that is formed as a by… …   Useful english dictionary

  • hydrogen bromide — a colorless gas, HBr, having a pungent odor: the anhydride of hydrobromic acid. [1895 1900] * * * …   Universalium

  • hydrogen bromide — noun A colourless gas having an irritating smell; it has the molecular formula HBr, and dissolves in water to form hydrobromic acid; it has many industrial applications including the production of barbiturates and synthetic hormones …   Wiktionary

  • hydrogen bromide — hy′drogen bro′mide n. chem. a colorless gas, HBr, having a pungent odor: the anhydride of hydrobromic acid • Etymology: 1895–1900 …   From formal English to slang

  • hydrogen bromide — /haɪdrədʒən ˈbroʊmaɪd/ (say huydruhjuhn brohmuyd) noun a colourless, poisonous gas, HBr, with a pungent smell …   Australian English dictionary

  • hydrogen — /huy dreuh jeuhn/, n. a colorless, odorless, flammable gas that combines chemically with oxygen to form water: the lightest of the known elements. Symbol: H; at. wt.: 1.00797; at. no.: 1; density: 0.0899 g/l at 0°C and 760 mm pressure. [1785 95;… …   Universalium

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