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picrate

[pik-reyt] /ˈpɪk reɪt/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a salt or ester of picric acid.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; picr(ic acid) + -ate2
Related forms
picrated, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for picrate

picrate

/ˈpɪkreɪt/
noun
1.
any salt or ester of picric acid, such as sodium picrate
2.
a charge-transfer complex formed by picric acid
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picrate in Medicine

picrate pic·rate (pĭk'rāt')
n.
A salt or an ester of picric acid.

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