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- adj. Alternative spelling of sulfinic.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of, pertaining to, or designating, any one of a series of acids regarded as acid ethereal salts of hyposulphurous acid.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Noting an acid, a hypothetical compound, , with the same empirical formula as hyposulphurous acid, of which it may be considered a possible form. The term is used as a class name, the sulphinic acids having the formula where R is a hydrocarbon radical such as methyl, CH3.
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