Dictionary.com

tellurate

[ tel-yuh-reyt ]
/ ˈtɛl yəˌreɪt /
Save This Word!

noun Chemistry.
a salt of a telluric acid, as of H2TeO or H6TeO6.
QUIZ
GOOSES. GEESES. I WANT THIS QUIZ ON PLURAL NOUNS!
Test how much you really know about regular and irregular plural nouns with this quiz.
Question 1 of 9
Which of the following nouns has an irregular plural form?

Origin of tellurate

First recorded in 1820–30; tellur(ic acid) + -ate2
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

British Dictionary definitions for tellurate

tellurate
/ (ˈtɛljʊˌreɪt) /

noun
any salt or ester of telluric acid
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK