potassium monophosphate

[ mon-uh-fos-feyt ]
/ ˌmɒn əˈfɒs feɪt /

noun Chemistry.


Nearby words

  1. potassium ferrocyanide,
  2. potassium fluoride,
  3. potassium hydrogen tartrate,
  4. potassium hydroxide,
  5. potassium iodide,
  6. potassium myronate,
  7. potassium nitrate,
  8. potassium oxalate,
  9. potassium permanganate,
  10. potassium phosphate


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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