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monohydrate

[mon-uh-hahy-dreyt] /ˌmɒn əˈhaɪ dreɪt/
noun, Chemistry.
1.
a hydrate that contains one molecule of water, as ammonium carbonate, (NH 4) 2 CO 3 ·H 2 O.
Origin of monohydrate
1850-1855
First recorded in 1850-55; mono- + hydrate
Related forms
monohydrated, adjective
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monohydrate

/ˌmɒnəʊˈhaɪdreɪt/
noun
1.
a hydrate, such as ferrous sulphate monohydrate, FeSO4.H2O, containing one molecule of water per molecule of the compound
Derived Forms
monohydrated, adjective
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monohydrate in Medicine

monohydrate mon·o·hy·drate (mŏn'ō-hī'drāt')
n.
A compound, such as calcium chloride monohydrate, that contains one molecule of water.

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