Definition of Hyposulphurous. Meaning of Hyposulphurous. Synonyms of Hyposulphurous

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Definition of Hyposulphurous

Hyposulphurous
Hyposulphurous Hy`po*sul"phur*ous, a. [Pref. hypo- + sulphurous.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or containing, sulphur, all, or a part, in a low state of oxidation. Hyposulphurous acid. (a) Thiosulphuric acid. [Obs.] (b) An acid, H2SO2, obtained by the reduction of sulphurous acid. It is not obtained in the free state, but in an orange-yellow water solution, which is a strong reducing and bleaching agent. Called also hydrosulphurous acid.

Meaning of Hyposulphurous from wikipedia

- read to the American Philosophical Society on 1 December 1871. "On the Hyposulphurous Acid and its Compounds", The Edinburgh Philosophical Journal, 1: 19...
- the preparation of several new series of platinum compounds and of hyposulphurous acid, H2S2O4. Towards the end of his life he adopted the view that the...
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