sesquicarbonate
noun Date: 1825 a salt (as Na2CO3•NaHCO3•2H2O) that is neither a simple normal carbonate nor a simple bicarbonate but often a combination of the two

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  • sesquicarbonate — [ses΄kwi kär′bə nit, ses΄kwi kär′bənāt΄] n. [ SESQUI + CARBONATE] a carbonate in which there are three carbonate radicals for each two metal atoms …   English World dictionary

  • sesquicarbonate — seskvikarbonatas statusas T sritis chemija formulė NaHCO₃·Na₂CO₃·2H₂O atitikmenys: angl. sesquicarbonate rus. сесквикарбонат …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • sesquicarbonate — |seskwə̇+ noun Etymology: sesqui + carbonate : a salt that is neither a simple normal carbonate nor a simple bicarbonate but in some cases (as sodium sesquicarbonate) a combination of the two not used systematically * * * /ses kwi kahr beuh nayt …   Useful english dictionary

  • sesquicarbonate — /ses kwi kahr beuh nayt , nit/, n. Chem. a salt intermediate in composition between a carbonate and a bicarbonate or consisting of the two combined. [1815 25; SESQUI + CARBONATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • sesquicarbonate — ses·qui·carbonate …   English syllables

  • sesquicarbonate — ses•qui•car•bon•ate [[t]ˌsɛs kwɪˈkɑr bəˌneɪt, nɪt[/t]] n. chem. a salt intermediate in composition between a carbonate and a bicarbonate or consisting of the two combined • Etymology: 1815–25 …   From formal English to slang

  • Sodium sesquicarbonate — (Systematic name trisodium hydrogendicarbonate) Na3H(CO3)2, which is a double salt of sodium bicarbonate and sodium carbonate, and has a needle like crystal structure. However, the term is also applied to an… …   Wikipedia

  • sodium sesquicarbonate — noun : a crystalline acid carbonate Na2CO3.NaHCO3.2H2O or Na3H(CO3)2.2H2O that occurs in nature as trona or is made synthetically from sodium carbonate and sodium bicarbonate and is used chiefly as a detergent not used systematically …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ammonium bicarbonate — Ammonium bicarbonate …   Wikipedia

  • Ammonium carbonate — Chembox new Name = Ammonium carbonate ImageFile =ammonium carbonate.png ImageName = IUPACName = Ammonium carbonate Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = 506 87 6 Section2 = Chembox Properties Formula = (NH4)2CO3 MolarMass = 96.09 g/mol… …   Wikipedia

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