ti·​ta·​nate | \ ˈtī-tə-ˌnāt How to pronounce titanate (audio) \

Definition of titanate

1 : any of various multiple oxides of titanium dioxide with other metallic oxides
2 : a titanium ester of the general formula Ti(OR)4

Examples of titanate in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The secret sauce is the ZapBatt battery's lithium-titanate chemistry. Ed Garsten, Forbes, 21 Apr. 2022 Third, since titanate is considered an inert chemistry the risk of a battery catching fire is remote. Ed Garsten, Forbes, 21 Apr. 2022 Perovskite is calcium titanate, with the bewitching chemical symbol CaTiO3. Caroline Delbert, Popular Mechanics, 21 Dec. 2020 Instead, Altair uses nano-titanate material that does not have the fire risks associated with existing battery technology. Wired Staff, WIRED, 29 Aug. 2006

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First Known Use of titanate

1839, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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14 May 2022

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“Titanate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/titanate. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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Medical Definition of titanate

— see barium titanate


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