Hy*drac"id (?), n. [Hydr- + acid: cf. F. hydracide.] Chem.

An acid containing hydrogen; -- sometimes applied to distinguish acids like hydrochloric, hydrofluoric, and the like, which contain no oxygen, from the oxygen acids or oxacids. See Acid.

 

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