Translation of nitric acid in Spanish:

nitric acid

ácido nítrico, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈˌnaɪtrɪk ˈæsəd//nʌɪtrɪkˈasɪd/

noun

  • 1

    ácido nítrico masculine
    • Oxidizing acids such as nitric acid or strong sulphuric acid cannot be handled with copper alloys.
    • A nitronium ion, made by treating nitric acid with sulfuric acid, is the electrophile.
    • Ether can be oxidized by nitric acid to produce ethanoic acid.
    • In a second method, toluene is mixed with nitric acid and oxidized to produce benzoic acid.
    • When ammonia is reacted with nitric acid, ammonium nitrate is produced.