vanadic acid


noun Chemistry.

any of certain acids containing vanadium, especially one having the formula H3VO4.

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Origin of vanadic acid

First recorded in 1830–40
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British Dictionary definitions for vanadic acid

vanadic acid

noun

any one of various oxyacids of vanadium, such as H 3 VO 4 (orthovanadic acid), HVO 4 (metavanadic acid), and H 4 V 2 O 7 (pyrovanadic acid), known chiefly in the form of their vanadate salts
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