tetrametaphosphate

noun
tet·​ra·​metaphosphate | \ ¦te‧trə+ \

Definition of tetrametaphosphate

: a cyclic tetrameric metaphosphate [as sodium tetrametaphosphate (NaPO3)4]

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History and Etymology for tetrametaphosphate

tetra- + metaphosphate

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“Tetrametaphosphate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tetrametaphosphate. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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