dichromate

noun
di·​chro·​mate | \ (ˌ)dī-ˈkrō-ˌmāt How to pronounce dichromate (audio) , ˈdī-krō- How to pronounce dichromate (audio) \

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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The first known use of dichromate was circa 1864

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“Dichromate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dichromate. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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dichromate

noun
di·​chro·​mate | \ (ˈ)dī-ˈkrō-ˌmāt How to pronounce dichromate (audio) , ˈdī-krō- How to pronounce dichromate (audio) \

Medical Definition of dichromate

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

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