Definition of mineral acid in English:

mineral acid

noun

Chemistry
  • An inorganic acid; especially hydrochloric, sulphuric, nitric, or phosphoric acid.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. From mineral + acid.

Pronunciation

mineral acid

/ˌmɪn(ə)r(ə)l ˈasɪd//ˌmɪn(ə)rəl ˈasɪd/