[Ads-l] dihydrogen monoxide (UNCLASSIFIED)

Mullins, Bill CIV (US) william.d.mullins18.civ at MAIL.MIL
Mon Mar 7 18:20:35 UTC 2016


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_The Cincinnati Lancet and Clinic_ Dec 14 1878 p 463 col 2
"The nomenclature is a judicious compromise between that pedantic extreme that calls water dihydrogen monoxide and a stupid reverence for the bygone which would still use hartshorn for ammonia or hyperoxymuriates for chlorates."
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