Chemistry. a salt of iodic acid, as sodium iodate, NaIO3.
Also iodinate. to iodize.
- i·o·da·tion, noun
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How to use iodate in a sentence
When iron comes into contact with potassium iodate, they react.One man’s crusade to end a global scourge with better salt | Katie McLean | December 18, 2020 | MIT Technology Review
The formation of complex ions I3 and other secondary reactions (formation of hypoiodite, iodate, etc.) are ignored.The Elements of Qualitative Chemical Analysis, vol. 1, parts 1 and 2. | Julius Stieglitz
Fluosilicic acid and iodate of soda precipitate the salts of the latter earth, but not those of the former.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines | Andrew Ure
In contact with water, the iodin and lime react to form calcium iodid and calcium iodate.
By the acid of the gastric juice, the calcium iodid and calcium iodate are decomposed with liberation of free iodin.
Commaille oxidized with a known quantity of iodic acid and estimated the excess of iodate.
British Dictionary definitions for iodate
a salt of iodic acid
(tr) another word for iodize
- iodation, noun
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