sulfuric acidsulfuric acid
an oily, colorless, corrosive liquid, HSO, used in making dyes, paints, explosives, fertilizers, etc.
A highly corrosive, dense, oily liquid, H2SO4, colorless to dark brown depending on its purity and used to manufacture a wide variety of chemicals and materials including fertilizers, paints, detergents, and explosives. Also called oil of vitriol, vitriol.
- (inorganic chemistry) A transparent, oily liquid, formula H2SO4, that is a strong acid with very many industrial applications.