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tannate

[tan-eyt] /ˈtæn eɪt/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a salt of tannic acid.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805; tann(in) + -ate2
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  • These chemically convert the iron oxide into a stable iron tannate or iron phosphate.
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tannate

/ˈtæneɪt/
noun
1.
any salt or ester of tannic acid
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tannate in Medicine

tannate tan·nate (tān'āt')
n.
A salt or an ester of tannic acid.

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