niobate

[ nahy-uh-beyt ]
/ ˈnaɪ əˌbeɪt /

noun Chemistry.

any salt of niobic acid; columbate.

Nearby words

  1. ninth cranial nerve,
  2. ninth of av,
  3. ninth symphony,
  4. ninurta,
  5. ninus,
  6. niobe,
  7. niobic,
  8. niobic acid,
  9. niobid,
  10. niobite

Origin of niobate

First recorded in 1835–45; niob(ium) + -ate2

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