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strong acid

[′strȯŋ ′as·əd]
(chemistry)
An acid with a high degree of dissociation in solution, for example, mineral acids, such as hydrochloric acid, HCl, sulfuric acid, H2SO4, or nitric acid, HNO3.
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He held out his hand as he spoke, and I noticed that it was all mottled over with similar pieces of plaster, and discoloured with strong acids.
Thermoplastics have impressive resistance to a wide range of corrosive chemicals, including chlorine, chlorine dioxide, strong acids and alkalis.
Strong acids, on the other hand, readily dissociate and liberate many free H+ ions.
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The industrial coatings business of PPG Industries has introduced Corrokleen[TM] 44, a rust remover formulated without phosphates and other strong acids.
Pumps can reportedly handle strong acids, alkalis and detergents, and are built for a long, maintenance free life.
The performance of the diaphragm are better because it is resistant to chemical agents, strong acids, mineral and organic acids, aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbons, alcohols, halogenated solvents, and oxidizing environments.
The solutae 530 has a PFA-coated plunger that is resistant to salt solutions, weak and strong acids, as well as bases, which prevents the plunger and barrel from seizing together.
This technique involves the injection and use of strong acids to improve production and maximise resources.
Washington, April 26 ( ANI ): Scientists have developed and successful tested a fabric coating that would take an active role in sloughing off grease, dirt, strong acids and other gunk.
For decades, chemists have known how to hydrolyse cellulose from wood pulp, using strong acids to destroy the amorphous regions and leave behind the crystalline ones.
Forest soils in many areas of the world are becoming increasingly acidified, in part because of atmospheric deposition of strong acids produced by the burning of fossil fuels.