diphosphate
noun Date: 1826 a phosphate containing two phosphate groups

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  • Diphosphate —   [griechisch], Salze der Diphosphorsäure (Phosphorverbindungen) …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Diphosphate — Diphosphat Anion Diphosphate (auch Pyrophosphate (PPa; engl.: PPi)) sind Salze und Ester der Diphosphorsäure H4P2O7. Diphosphate sind Kondensate von zwei Phosphaten. Sie sind über eine P–O–P Säureanhydrid Bindung miteinander verknüpft …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • diphosphate — /duy fos fayt/, n. Chem. 1. a pyrophosphate. 2. a phosphate containing two phosphate groups. [1820 30; DI 1 + PHOSPHATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • diphosphate — noun a) any salt or ester containing two phosphate groups b) any salt or ester of diphosphoric acid; pyrophosphate …   Wiktionary

  • diphosphate — SYN: pyrophosphate. * * * di·phos·phate ( )dī fäs .fāt n a phosphate containing two phosphate groups …   Medical dictionary

  • diphosphate — n. phosphate containing two groups of phosphates (Chemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • diphosphate — di·phosphate …   English syllables

  • diphosphate — di•phos•phate [[t]daɪˈfɒs feɪt[/t]] n. chem. a phosphate containing two phosphate groups • Etymology: 1820–30 …   From formal English to slang

  • diphosphate —  adj. Chim. Qui a deux fonctions phosphate …   Le dictionnaire des mots absents des autres dictionnaires

  • diphosphate — (ˈ)dī+ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary di + phosphate 1. : pyrophosphate 2. : a salt containing two phosphate radicals …   Useful english dictionary

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