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noun
a colorless gas, HBr, having a pungent odor: the anhydride of hydrobromic acid.
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Origin of hydrogen bromide

First recorded in 1895–1900
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hydrogen bromide

noun
a colourless pungent gas used in organic synthesis. Formula: HBr
an aqueous solution of hydrogen bromide; hydrobromic acid
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