Definition of iodic acid in English:

iodic acid

noun

mass nounChemistry
  • A crystalline acid with strong oxidizing properties, made by oxidation of iodine.

    Chemical formula: HIO₃

    • ‘The related name, iodate, indicates any salt of iodic acid containing the IO3- radical.’
    • ‘Iodic acid (HIO3) has attracted much interest owing to its potential as oxidant, reagent and acidic source.’

Pronunciation

iodic acid

/ʌɪˈɒdɪk/