peracid

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peracid

[¦pər′as·əd]
(chemistry)
Acid containing the peroxy (‒O‒O‒) group, such as peracetic acid or perchloric acid.
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A new process in which peracetic acid is generated from the reaction of hydrogen peroxide and pentaacetyl glucose (PAG) may be an alternative to commercial peroxy acids for pulp bleaching.
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