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Aqua Fortis Definition

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Nitric acid also is called aqua fortis or spirit of nitre.

Nitric acid also is called aqua fortis or spirit of nitre.

Ben Mills

Definition: Aqua fortis is an old name for nitric acid (HNO3).

Also Known As: acid of nitre, acid of spirit, spirit of nitre

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