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- n. The oxyacid of phosphorus H4P2O6
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- adj. an acid, P2H4O6, produced by the slow oxidation of moist phosphorus, and isolated only as a solution in water. It is regarded as a condensation product of one molecule of phosphoric acid with one of phosphorous acid, by partial dehydration.
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- n. a crystalline tetrabasic acid (H4P2O6)
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