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thiosulfate

[thahy-oh-suhl-feyt] /ˌθaɪ oʊˈsʌl feɪt/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a salt or ester of thiosulfuric acid.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; thio- + -sulfate
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  • thiosulfate is an ion that has to be bonded to something else.
thiosulfate in Medicine

thiosulfate thi·o·sul·fate (thī'ō-sŭl'fāt')
n.
A salt or an ester of thiosulfuric acid.

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thiosulfate in Science
thiosulfate
  (thī'ō-sŭl'fāt')   
A compound containing the group S2O3.
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