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chlorate

[klawr-eyt, -it, klohr-] /ˈklɔr eɪt, -ɪt, ˈkloʊr-/
noun
1.
a salt of chloric acid.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; chlor-2 + -ate2
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  • In all processes, chlorine dioxide is produced in strong acid solutions from either sodium chlorite or sodium chlorate.
British Dictionary definitions for chlorate

chlorate

/ˈklɔːˌreɪt; -rɪt/
noun
1.
any salt of chloric acid, containing the monovalent ion ClO3
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chlorate in Medicine

chlorate chlo·rate (klôr'āt')
n.

  1. A salt of chloric acid containing the chlorate ion.

  2. The inorganic ion ClO3-.

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chlorate in Science
chlorate
  (klôr'āt')   
A chemical compound containing the group ClO3.
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