bisulfate

noun
bi·​sul·​fate | \ (ˌ)bī-ˈsəl-ˌfāt How to pronounce bisulfate (audio) \

Definition of bisulfate

: an acid sulfate

Examples of bisulfate in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Use soda ash to increase pH; muriatic acid or sodium bisulfate to decrease. Danielle Beurteaux, Popular Mechanics, 18 May 2018 Following treatment, sodium bisulfate would be used to detoxify the water before it was released back into the river. Keith Matheny, Detroit Free Press, 27 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of bisulfate

1814, in the meaning defined above

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“Bisulfate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bisulfate. Accessed 29 May. 2022.

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bisulfate

noun
bi·​sul·​fate
variants: or chiefly British bisulphate \ (ˈ)bī-​ˈsəl-​ˌfāt How to pronounce bisulfate (audio) \

Medical Definition of bisulfate

: an acid sulfate

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