metaphosphate

[ met-uh-fos-feyt ]

nounChemistry.
  1. a salt or ester of metaphosphoric acid.

Origin of metaphosphate

1
First recorded in 1825–35; meta- + phosphate

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British Dictionary definitions for metaphosphate

metaphosphate

/ (ˌmɛtəˈfɒsfeɪt) /


noun
  1. any salt of metaphosphoric acid

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