Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

phosphatic

play
adjective phos·phat·ic \fäs-ˈfa-tik, -ˈfā-\

Definition of phosphatic

  1. :  of, relating to, or containing phosphoric acid or phosphates <phosphatic fertilizers>



1818

First Known Use of phosphatic

1818


Medical Dictionary

phosphatic

play play
adjective phos·phat·ic \fäs-ˈfat-ik, -ˈfāt-\

Medical Definition of phosphatic

  1. :  of, relating to, or containing phosphoric acid or phosphates




Learn More about phosphatic

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of phosphatic


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up phosphatic? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to criticize in a loud and angry way

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

confounded-person

Which is a synonym of indolent?

melancholy lazy frenetic philistine
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ