sulfuric acid etymology

English word sulfuric acid comes from English sulfuric

Detailed word origin of sulfuric acid

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
sulfuric English (eng) (American spelling, chemistry) Of, or relating to sulfur, especially in its higher oxidation state.
sulfuric acid English (eng) (American spelling, inorganic compound) A transparent, oily liquid, formula H2SO4, that is a strong acid with very many industrial applications.

Words with the same origin as sulfuric acid

Descendants of sulfuric
chlorosulfate pyrosulphuric acid