monobasic acid

n.

An acid having only one hydrogen atom that can be displaced in a chemical reaction.

Nearby words

  1. monoammonium phosphate,
  2. monoamniotic twins,
  3. monoao,
  4. monoatomic,
  5. monobasic,
  6. monobasic potassium phosphate,
  7. monobasic sodium phosphate,
  8. monobath,
  9. monoblast,
  10. monoblastic


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