thionate

[ thahy-uh-neyt, ‐nit ]
/ ˈθaɪ əˌneɪt, ‐nɪt /

noun Chemistry.

any salt or ester of thionic acid.

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Origin of thionate

First recorded in 1875–80; thion(ic acid) + -ate2
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British Dictionary definitions for thionate

thionate
/ (ˈθaɪəˌneɪt) /

noun

any salt or ester of thionic acid
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