uranate

noun ura·nate \ˈyu̇rəˌnāt\

Definition of uranate

plural

-s

  1. :  a compound [as calcium uranate CaUO4 or ammonium di-uranate (NH4)2U2O7] formed by reaction of a uranyl salt with a base or by fusion of uranium trioxide or tri-uranium oct-oxide with a metal chloride

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Origin and Etymology of uranate

International Scientific Vocabulary 2uran- + -ate


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