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carbonic acidnoun [U]

 /kɑrˈbɑn·ɪk ˈæs·ɪd/
chemistry a ​weak acid made of ​carbondioxide (= a ​gas)mixed with ​water
(Definition of carbonic acid from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “carbonic acid”
in Chinese (Simplified) 碳酸(二氧化碳气体溶于水而生成的一种弱酸)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 碳酸(二氧化碳氣體溶於水中生成的一種弱酸)…
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