[ te-tras-id ]
/ tɛˈtræs ɪd /
a base or alcohol containing four hydroxyl groups.
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British Dictionary definitions for tetracid
/ (tɛˈtræsɪd) /
(of a base) capable of reacting with four molecules of a monobasic acid
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