phosphatic

adjective phos·phat·ic \ fäs-ˈfa-tik , -ˈfā- \

Definition of phosphatic

:of, relating to, or containing phosphoric acid or phosphates
  • phosphatic fertilizers

First Known Use of phosphatic

1818


Medical Dictionary

phosphatic

adjective phos·phat·ic \ fäs-ˈfat-ik , -ˈfāt- \

medical Definition of phosphatic

:of, relating to, or containing phosphoric acid or phosphates

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