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Name the acid present in an ant sting.
The acid present in the ant sting is called as methanoic acid or commonly called formic acid. The chemical structure of Formic acid is HCOOH. Whenever a person is suffering from the sting of an ant, then baking soda [NaHCO3] is applied to neutralize the acidic nature.
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