tetrahydrate

[te-truh-hahy-dreyt]
noun Chemistry.
a hydrate that contains four molecules of water, as potassium sodium tartrate, KNaC 4 H 4 O 6 ·4H 2 O.

Origin:
1885–90; tetra- + hydrate

tetrahydrated, adjective
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