peracetic acid

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peracetic acid

 [per″ah-se´tik]
peroxyacetic acid, CH3COOOH, a strong oxidizing agent sometimes used for sterilization.

peracetic acid

[per′ah-se′tik]
peroxyacetic acid, CH3COOOH, a strong oxidizing agent sometimes used for sterilization.

peracetic acid

a potent disinfectant used as a 3% concentration; suitable for the destruction of anthrax spores.