alpha-stannic acid

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

noun Chemistry.

See under stannic acid.

Definition for alpha-stannic acid (2 of 2)

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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