molybdate

noun
mo·​lyb·​date | \ mə-ˈlib-ˌdāt How to pronounce molybdate (audio) \

Definition of molybdate

: a salt of molybdenum containing the group MoO4 or Mo2O7

First Known Use of molybdate

1788, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of molybdate was in 1788

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“Molybdate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/molybdate. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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molybdate

noun
mo·​lyb·​date | \ mə-ˈlib-ˌdāt How to pronounce molybdate (audio) \

Medical Definition of molybdate

: a salt of molybdenum containing the group MoO4 or Mo2O7

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