zincate

noun zinc·ate \ ˈziŋˌkāt \

Definition of zincate

plural -s
:any of various compounds (as the sodium hydroxo-zincates Na[ZN(OH)3].3H2O and Na2[Zn(OH)4].2H2O) formed by reaction of zinc oxide or zinc with solutions of alkalies

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Origin and Etymology of zincate

zinc + -ate


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