alpha-stannic acid

[al-fuh-stan-ik, al-]

noun Chemistry.

See under stannic acid.

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 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019