bismuthate

noun

bis·​muth·​ate
ˈbizməˌthāt,
ˈbism-,
-ˌt͟hat,
-hə̇t,
-t͟hə̇t
plural -s
: a salt (such as sodium bismuthate NaBiO3) containing pentavalent bismuth in the anion

Word History

Etymology

bismuth + -ate

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“Bismuthate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bismuthate. Accessed 27 Nov. 2022.

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