hydrosulfite

noun

hy·​dro·​sul·​fite
: a salt of hydrosulfurous acid
especially : sodium hydrosulfite
not used scientifically

called also dithionite, hyposulfite

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary hydrosulfurous + -ite

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“Hydrosulfite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hydrosulfite. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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