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pyrosulfate

[ pahy-ruh-suhl-feyt ]
/ ˌpaɪ rəˈsʌl feɪt /
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noun Chemistry.
a salt of pyrosulfuric acid.
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Origin of pyrosulfate

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Scientific definitions for pyrosulfate

pyrosulfate
[ pī′rō-sŭlfāt′ ]

A salt or ester of pyrosulfuric acid, containing the group S2O7.
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