platinate

platinate

1 [plat-n-eyt]
noun
Chemistry. a salt of platinic acid.

Origin:
1855–60; platin(ic acid) + -ate2

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platinate

2 [plat-n-eyt]
verb (used with object), platinated, platinating.
to platinize.

Origin:
1885–90; platin(um) + -ate1

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