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tungstate

[ tuhng-steyt ]
/ ˈtʌŋ steɪt /
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noun Chemistry.

a salt of any tungstic acid.

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Also called wolframate.

Origin of tungstate

First recorded in 1790–1800; tungst(ic acid) + -ate2
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tungstate
/ (ˈtʌŋsteɪt) /

noun

a salt of tungstic acid

Word Origin for tungstate

C20: from tungst (en) + -ate 1
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