pyrogallate

[ pahy-ruh-gal-eyt, -gaw-leyt ]

nounChemistry.
  1. a salt or ether of pyrogallol.

Origin of pyrogallate

1
First recorded in 1830–40; pyrogall(ol) + -ate2

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pyrogallate

/ (ˌpaɪrəʊˈɡæleɪt) /


noun
  1. any salt or ester of pyrogallol

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