dichromate

noun
di·chro·mate | \(ˌ)dī-ˈkrō-ˌmāt, ˈdī-krō- \

Definition of dichromate 

: a usually orange to red chromium salt containing the anion Cr2O72− dichromate of potassium

called also bichromate

First Known Use of dichromate

circa 1864, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for dichromate

di- + chromate

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dichromate

noun
di·chro·mate | \(ˈ)dī-ˈkrō-ˌmāt, ˈdī-krō- \

Medical Definition of dichromate 

: a usually orange to red chromium salt containing the anion Cr2O72− dichromate of potassium

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