decahydrate

noun deca·hy·drate \¦dekə¦hīdrə̇t, -ˌdrāt\

Definition of decahydrate

  1. :  a compound with 10 molecules of water

decahydrated

\-ātə̇d\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of decahydrate

International Scientific Vocabulary deca- + hydrate


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