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hypophosphate

[hahy-puh-fos-feyt]
noun
  1. a salt or ester of hypophosphoric acid.
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Origin of hypophosphate

First recorded in 1860–65; hypophosphor(ic acid) + -ate2
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British Dictionary definitions for hypophosphate

hypophosphate

noun
  1. any salt or ester of hypophosphoric acid
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