noun bis·muth·ate \ˈbizməˌthāt, ˈbism-, -ˌthat, -hə̇t, -thə̇t\

Definition of bismuthate



  1. :  a salt (such as sodium bismuthate NaBiO3) containing pentavalent bismuth in the anion

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Origin and Etymology of bismuthate

bismuth + -ate

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a brief usually trivial fact

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