alpha-stannic acid

[ al-fuh-stan-ik, al- ]
/ ˈæl fəˈstæn ɪk, ˌæl- /

noun Chemistry.

See under stannic acid.

Nearby words

  1. alpha-naphthol,
  2. alpha-naphthyl group,
  3. alpha-naphthylthiourea,
  4. alpha-particle scattering,
  5. alpha-receptor,
  6. alpha-test,
  7. alpha-tocopherol,
  8. alphabet,
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stannic acid

noun Chemistry.

any of the series of acids usually occurring as amorphous powders and varying in composition from H2SnO3 (alpha-stannic acid) to H4SnO4.

Origin of stannic acid

First recorded in 1780–90

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