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molybdate

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noun mo·lyb·date \mə-ˈlib-ˌdāt\

Definition of molybdate

  1. :  a salt of molybdenum containing the group MoO4 or Mo2O7



1794

First Known Use of molybdate

1794


Medical Dictionary

molybdate

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noun mo·lyb·date \mə-ˈlib-ˌdāt\

Medical Definition of molybdate

  1. :  a salt of molybdenum containing the group MoO4 or Mo2O7




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