ligninsulfonate

noun
lig·​nin·​sul·​fo·​nate | \ ¦lig-nən-¦səl-fə-ˌnāt How to pronounce ligninsulfonate (audio) \
variants: or lignosulfonate \ ¦lig-​nō-​¦səl-​fə-​ˌnāt How to pronounce ligninsulfonate (audio) \

Definition of ligninsulfonate

: a salt of a ligninsulfonic acid

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History and Etymology for ligninsulfonate

lignin or lign- + sulphonate

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“Ligninsulfonate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ligninsulfonate. Accessed 11 May. 2021.

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