sulfate
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈsʌlfeɪt/
Noun

sulfate (plural sulfates) (American spelling)

  1. (organic chemistry) Any ester of sulfuric acid.
  2. (inorganic chemistry) Any salt of sulfuric acid.
Translations Translations Verb

sulfate (sulfates, present participle sulfating; past and past participle sulfated)

  1. (American spelling, transitive, chemistry) To treat something with sulfuric acid, a sulfate, or with sulfur dioxide.
  2. (of a lead-acid battery) To accumulate a deposit of lead sulfate.
Translations
  • Italian: solfitare
  • Spanish: sulfatar
Translations
  • Spanish: sulfatar



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