tan·​ta·​late ˈtan-tə-ˌlāt How to pronounce tantalate (audio)
: a salt containing tantalum in combination with oxygen

Word History

First Known Use

1849, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of tantalate was in 1849

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Cite this Entry

“Tantalate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tantalate. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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