- a colorless or white, crystalline, water-soluble solid, HIO3, used chiefly as a reagent.
Origin of iodic acid
First recorded in 1820–30
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- a colourless or pale yellow soluble crystalline substance that forms acidic aqueous solutions. Used as a reagent and disinfectant. Formula: HIO 3
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