Polytungstic
Polytungstic Pol`y*tung"stic, a. (Chem.) Containing several tungsten atoms or radicals; as, polytungstic acid. [1913 Webster]

{Polytungstic acid} (Chem.), any one of several complex acids of tungsten containing more than one atom of tungsten. [1913 Webster]


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  • Polytungstic acid — Polytungstic Pol y*tung stic, a. (Chem.) Containing several tungsten atoms or radicals; as, polytungstic acid. [1913 Webster] {Polytungstic acid} (Chem.), any one of several complex acids of tungsten containing more than one atom of tungsten.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Polytungstate — Pol y*tung state, n. A salt of polytungstic 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

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