arsenate

[ ahr-suh-neyt, -nit ]
/ ˈɑr səˌneɪt, -nɪt /

noun

a salt or ester of arsenic acid.

Origin of arsenate

First recorded in 1790–1800; arsen- + -ate2
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British Dictionary definitions for arsenate

arsenate
/ (ˈɑːsəˌneɪt, -nɪt) /

noun

a salt or ester of arsenic acid, esp a salt containing the ion A 5 O 4 3–
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Medicine definitions for arsenate

arsenate
[ ärsə-nĭt, -nāt′ ]

n.

A salt of arsenic acid.
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Science definitions for arsenate

arsenate
[ ärsə-nĭt, ärsə-nāt′ ]

A salt containing the radical AsO4.
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