CHEBI:26078 - phosphoric acid

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ChEBI Name phosphoric acid
Definition A phosphorus oxoacid that consits of one oxo and three hydroxy groups joined covalently to a central phosphorus atom.
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Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): solvent
A liquid that can dissolve other substances (solutes) without any change in their chemical composition.
inorganic acid
A Bronsted acid derived from one or more inorganic compounds. Inorganic acids (also known as mineral acids) form hydrons and conjugate base ions when dissolved in water.
(via pnictogen oxoacid )
Bronsted acid
A molecular entity capable of donating a hydron to an acceptor (Bronsted base).
(via oxoacid )
Biological Role(s): algal metabolite
Any eukaryotic metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in algae including unicellular organisms like chlorella and diatoms to multicellular organisms like giant kelps and brown algae.
human metabolite
Any mammalian metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in humans (Homo sapiens).
Application(s): fertilizer
A fertilizer is any substance that is added to soil or water to assist the growth of plants.
A liquid that can dissolve other substances (solutes) without any change in their chemical composition.
Related Structures
phosphoric acid is a Functional Parent of
Definition : A compound in which one or more of the OH groups of phosphoric acid have been replaced with an amino or substituted amino group. The term is commonly confined to the phosphoric triamides, P(2O)(NR2)3, since replacement of one or two OH groups produces phosphoramidic acids: P(2O)(OH)(NR2)2 , P(2O)(OH)2(NR2).
phosphoric acid derivative
phosphoric acid has Substituent Group(s)
phosphatediyl group
Mass :95.97930
Formula : HO4P
phosphono group
Mass :80.98784
Formula : H2O3P
phosphate group
Mass :96.98720
Formula : H2O4P
phosphoric acid is a Conjugate Acid of
phosphate ion
Definition : A phosphorus oxoanion that is the conjugate base of phosphoric acid.
Mass : 96.98724
Formula : H2O4P
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