aluminate

[ uh-loo-muh-nit, -neyt ]
/ əˈlu məˌnɪt, -ˌneɪt /
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noun

Chemistry. a salt of the acid form of aluminum hydroxide, containing the group AlO2 or AlO3−3.

Nearby words

  1. alum rock,
  2. alum.,
  3. alumin-,
  4. alumina,
  5. alumina cement,
  6. aluminated,
  7. aluminiferous,
  8. aluminite,
  9. aluminium,
  10. aluminium bronze

Origin of aluminate

First recorded in 1725–35; alumin- + -ate2

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aluminate

/ (əˈluːmɪneɪt) /

noun

a salt of the ortho or meta acid forms of aluminium hydroxide containing the ions AlO 2 or AlO 3 3–
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