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Nitric Acid

Also known as: 7697-37-2; Salpetersaeure; Nital; Acidum nitricum; Nitrous fumes; Aqua fortis; Azotic acid; Hydrogen nitrate
Molecular Formula: HNO3   Molecular Weight: 63.01284   InChIKey: GRYLNZFGIOXLOG-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Nitric acid (HNO3). A colorless liquid that is used in the manufacture of inorganic and organic nitrates and nitro compounds for fertilizers, dye intermediates, explosives, and many different organic chemicals. Continued exposure to vapor may cause chronic bronchitis; chemical pneumonitis may occur. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)   From: MeSH
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