metaphosphate

noun
meta·​phos·​phate | \ ˌme-tə-ˈfäs-ˌfāt How to pronounce metaphosphate (audio) \

Definition of metaphosphate

: a salt or ester of a metaphosphoric acid

First Known Use of metaphosphate

1833, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for metaphosphate

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“Metaphosphate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/metaphosphate. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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