heptahydrate

[ hep-tuh-hahy-dreyt ]

noun
  1. a hydrate that contains seven molecules of water, as magnesium sulfate, MgSO4⋅7H2O.

Origin of heptahydrate

1
First recorded in 1870–75; hepta- + hydrate

Other words from heptahydrate

  • hep·ta·hy·drat·ed, adjective

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