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periodate

[puh-rahy-uh-deyt]
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noun Chemistry.
  1. a salt of a periodic acid, as sodium periodate, Na2H3IO6.
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Origin of periodate

First recorded in 1830–40; period(ic acid) + -ate2
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periodate

noun
  1. any salt or ester of a periodic acid
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