Magic-acid definition

(chemistry) A superacid, FSO3H-SbF5, consisting of a mixture of fluorosulfonic acid and antimony pentafluoride, capable of protonating even weak bases.
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Noun

Singular:
magic-acid
Plural:
magic acids

Origin of magic-acid

  • Coined by Ronald Gillespie.

    From Wiktionary