Carbonic acid and carboxylic acids are very different things. The first is the acid formed by a carbonate ion combining with two hydrogen ions. The second is a vast family of organic acids. Ordinarily, the Korean-English patent translator won’t have too much difficulty distinguishing these terms.  Carbonic acid is 탄산, while carboxylic acids are 카복실산. But there is one term that causes no end of translator headaches when it turns.. Read More