hyposulfite

or hy·po·sul·phite

[ hahy-puh-suhl-fahyt ]
/ ˌhaɪ pəˈsʌl faɪt /

noun

Also called hydrosulfite. a salt of hyposulfurous acid.

Nearby words

  1. hyposthenia,
  2. hyposthenuria,
  3. hypostome,
  4. hypostomia,
  5. hypostyle,
  6. hyposulfurous,
  7. hyposulfurous acid,
  8. hyposulphite,
  9. hyposulphurous acid,
  10. hypotaxis

Origin of hyposulfite

First recorded in 1820–30; hypo- + sulfite

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