noun Chemistry.
a salt or ester of thiosulfuric acid.

1870–75; thio- + -sulfate Unabridged
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thiosulfate thi·o·sul·fate (thī'ō-sŭl'fāt')
A salt or an ester of thiosulfuric acid.

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thiosulfate   (thī'ō-sŭl'fāt')  Pronunciation Key 
A compound containing the group S2O3.
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Thiosulfate is an ion that has to be bonded to something else.
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