arsenite

arsenite

[ahr-suh-nahyt]
noun Chemistry.
a salt or ester of arsenous acid.

Origin:
1790–1800; arsen- + -ite1

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To arsenite
Collins
World English Dictionary
arsenite (ˈɑːsɪˌnaɪt)
 
n
a salt or ester of arsenous acid, esp a salt containing the ion A5O33--

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature