ammonium purpurate

[ pur-pyer-it, -pyuh-reyt ]
/ ˈpɜr pyər ɪt, -pyəˌreɪt /

noun Chemistry.


Nearby words

  1. ammonium hydroxide,
  2. ammonium ion,
  3. ammonium lactate,
  4. ammonium nitrate,
  5. ammonium phosphate,
  6. ammonium salt,
  7. ammonium selenate,
  8. ammonium stearate,
  9. ammonium sulfate,
  10. ammonium sulphate

Origin of ammonium purpurate

< Latin purpurātus dressed in purple (< purpura purple) + -ate2

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