vanadate

noun
van·​a·​date | \ ˈva-nə-ˌdāt How to pronounce vanadate (audio) \

Definition of vanadate

: a salt derived from vanadium pentoxide and containing pentavalent vanadium

First Known Use of vanadate

1835, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for vanadate

vanad(ium) + -ate entry 1, after French vanadate

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“Vanadate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vanadate. Accessed 17 Feb. 2020.

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vanadate

noun
van·​a·​date | \ ˈvan-ə-ˌdāt How to pronounce vanadate (audio) \

Medical Definition of vanadate

: a salt derived from the pentoxide of vanadium and containing pentavalent vanadium

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