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- noun A white, crystalline inorganic acid, HIO4·2H2O, used as an oxidizer.
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- noun inorganic chemistry HIO4, the
oxyacidof iodinein which iodine has the highest oxidation number; it is a white crystalline substance, and a strong oxidizing agent
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- noun any acid of iodine that contains oxygen
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