monohydrate

monohydrate

[mon-uh-hahy-dreyt]
noun Chemistry.
a hydrate that contains one molecule of water, as ammonium carbonate, (NH 4 ) 2 CO 3 ·H 2 O.

Origin:
1850–55; mono- + hydrate

monohydrated, adjective
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monohydrate (ˌmɒnəʊˈhaɪdreɪt)
 
n
a hydrate, such as ferrous sulphate monohydrate, FeSO4.H2O, containing one molecule of water per molecule of the compound
 
mono'hydrated
 
adj

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monohydrate mon·o·hy·drate (mŏn'ō-hī'drāt')
n.
A compound, such as calcium chloride monohydrate, that contains one molecule of water.

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