periodate

periodate

[puh-rahy-uh-deyt]
noun Chemistry.
a salt of a periodic acid, as sodium periodate, Na 2 H 3 IO 6 .

Origin:
1830–40; period(ic acid) + -ate2

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periodate (pɜːˈraɪəˌdeɪt)
 
n
any salt or ester of a periodic acid

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