phosphoric definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, associated with, or containing phosphorus, specifically with valence 5 or a valence higher than that of a comparable phosphorous substance.
    • Of or with respect to phosphorus.
    • Resembling phosphorus.
    • Of a compound, containing phosphorus in an increased oxidation number than phosphorous substances, specially with one of 5.
    • Of or related to phosphorus; resembling, or containing, from us; particularly, designating those compounds where phosphorus has actually an increased valence as compared aided by the phosphorous compounds.
    • Phosphorescent.
    • containing or characteristic of phosphorus
  • others:
    • with respect to, obtained from, or resembling phosphorus; phosphorescent.

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