[<< wiktionary] phosphoric acid
== English ==


=== Noun ===
phosphoric acid (uncountable)

(inorganic chemistry) A colourless liquid, H3PO4, used in the manufacture of fertilizers, detergents and pharmaceuticals and as an additive in cola drinks.


==== Synonyms ====
E338 when used as an antioxidant
orthophosphoric acid


==== Related terms ====
phosphate
polyphosphate
pyrophosphoric acid


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