Pyrotungstic
Pyrotungstic Pyr`o*tung"stic, a. (Chem.) Polytungstic. See {Metatungstic}. [1913 Webster]

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  • pyrotungstic — adjective of, or relating to pyrotungstic acid or its derivatives …   Wiktionary

  • 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

  • Pyr- — Pyro Pyro , Pyr Pyr . [Gr. ?, ?, fire.] Combining forms designating fire or heat; specifically (Chem.), used to imply an actual or theoretical derivative by the action of heat; as in pyrophosphoric, pyrosulphuric, pyrotartaric, pyrotungstic, etc …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pyro- — Pyr Pyr . [Gr. ?, ?, fire.] Combining forms designating fire or heat; specifically (Chem.), used to imply an actual or theoretical derivative by the action of heat; as in pyrophosphoric, pyrosulphuric, pyrotartaric, pyrotungstic, etc. [1913 Webs …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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