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perchloric acid

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A clear colorless liquid, HClO4, explosively unstable under some conditions, that is a powerful oxidant used as a catalyst and in explosives.

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  • n. A clear colourless liquid; a strong acid and a violent, sometimes explosive, oxidizing agent
  • n. HClO4, the oxyacid of chlorine in which chlorine has the highest oxidation number

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a powerful oxidizing agent; forms perchlorates

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