- an acid, HMnO4, known only in solution.
Origin of permanganic acid
First recorded in 1830–40
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- a monobasic acid known only in solution and in the form of permanganate salts. Formula: HMnO 4Systematic name: manganic(VII) acid
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permanganic acid(pûr′măn-găn′ĭk, -măng-)
- An unstable inorganic acid existing only in dilute solution. Its purple aqueous solution is used as an oxidizing agent.
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- An unstable inorganic acid existing only in dilute solution. Its purple aqueous solution is used as an oxidizing agent. Chemical formula: HMnO4.
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