potassium diphosphate

noun Chemistry.

Nearby words

  1. potassium chlorate,
  2. potassium chloride,
  3. potassium cobaltinitrite,
  4. potassium cyanide,
  5. potassium dichromate,
  6. potassium feldspar,
  7. potassium ferricyanide,
  8. potassium ferrocyanide,
  9. potassium fluoride,
  10. potassium hydrogen tartrate

potassium phosphate

noun Chemistry.

any of the three orthophosphates of potassium (potassium monophosphate (K2HPO4), potassium diphosphate (KH2PO4), and tripotassium phosphate (K3PO4)).

Origin of potassium phosphate

First recorded in 1880–85

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