diphosphate

noun
di·​phos·​phate | \ (ˌ)dī-ˈfäs-ˌfāt How to pronounce diphosphate (audio) \

Definition of diphosphate

: a phosphate containing two phosphate groups

First Known Use of diphosphate

1826, in the meaning defined above

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“Diphosphate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diphosphate. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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diphosphate

noun
di·​phos·​phate | \ (ˈ)dī-ˈfäs-ˌfāt How to pronounce diphosphate (audio) \

Medical Definition of diphosphate

: a phosphate containing two phosphate groups

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