Metatungstic
Metatungstic Met`a*tung"stic, a. [Pref. meta- + tungstic.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, an acid known only in its salts (the metatungstates) and properly called polytungstic, or pyrotungstic, acid. [1913 Webster]

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  • metatungstic — metatropy, metatungstic see meta 5, 6 a …   Useful english dictionary

  • metatungstic — meta·tungstic …   English syllables

  • metatungstic acid — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary meta + tungstic acid : a yellow crystalline acid H8W12O40.xH2O or H6[H2(W3O10)4].24H2O soluble in water …   Useful english dictionary

  • metatungstate — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ at meta + noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary metatungst (from metatungstic acid) + ate : a salt of metatungstic acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • Metatungstate — Met a*tung state, n. (Chem.) A salt of metatungstic acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pyrotungstic — Pyr o*tung stic, a. (Chem.) Polytungstic. See {Metatungstic}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • metatungstate — noun Any tungstate that contains multiple atoms of tungsten e.g. WO See Also: metatungstic acid …   Wiktionary

  • metatropy — metatropy, metatungstic see meta 5, 6 a …   Useful english dictionary

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