hypophosphite

hypophosphite

[hahy-puh-fos-fahyt]
noun
a salt of hypophosphorous acid, as sodium hypophosphite, NaH 2 PO 2 .

Origin:
1810–20; hypo- + phosphite

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hypophosphite (ˌhaɪpəˈfɒsfaɪt)
 
n
any salt of hypophosphorous acid

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