Definition of Phosphite

1. n. A salt of phosphorous acid.



Definition of Phosphite

1. Noun. (chemistry) any salt or ester of phosphorous acid ¹

2. Noun. (chemistry) the anion PO33-, or the trivalent radical PO3 ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Phosphite

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Medical Definition of Phosphite

1. A salt of phosphorous acid. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Phosphite

phosphinimide
phosphinine
phosphinite
phosphinites
phosphinoline
phosphinolines
phosphinolizine
phosphinolizines
phosphinothricin
phosphinotricin
phosphinous
phosphinous acid
phosphins
phosphinyl
phosphinyls
phosphite (current term)
phosphites
phospho-
phospho-2-keto-3-deoxy-gluconate aldolase
phospho-3-hexuloisomerase
phospho-N-acetylmuramoyl pentapeptide transferase
phosphoacceptor
phosphoacceptors
phosphoacetylglucosamine mutase
phosphoacylase
phosphoadenosine phosphosulfate
phosphoadenylate 3'-nucleotidase
phosphoalanine
phosphoamidase
phosphoamidases

Literary usage of Phosphite

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1. A Dictionary of Chemical Solubilities: Inorganic by Arthur Messinger Comey, Dorothy Anna Hahn (1921)
"+9H,O. Ppt. Sol. in iron alum + Aq. 'Rose.) Lanthanum phosphite ... Lithium hydrogen phosphite, I.iHJ'i > Very sol. in H,O. ..."

2. Hand-book of Chemistry by Leopold Gmelin, Henry Watts (1857)
"... heated several times in vacuo to 80°—100° to drive oft' water and chloride of amyl. Should the phosphite of amyl bo coloured, it must be rectified in ..."

3. A Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences by Henry Watts (1871)
"phosphite of Aluminium.—A saturated solution of alum mixed with a strong solution of ammonium-phosphite forms a precipitate which disappears at first, ..."

4. The Chemist: A Monthly Journal of Chemical and Physical Science (1845)
"Dry neutral phosphite of potash PHO4, 2K. Acid phosphite of potash . ... phosphite of copper PHO4, 2CuO + 5HO. phosphite of lead PHO4, ..."

5. The Radical Theory in Chemistry by John Joseph Griffin (1858)
"No inorganic normal phosphite contains three atoms of metal. They have all two atoms of metal and one atom of hydrogen. Rose considers them to be ..."

6. The Chemical News and Journal of Industrial ScienceChemistry (1900)
"... vapour- I VINC, boiling-point, 107 and critical constants of di- I estimation u phosphite, 101 pressures, specific volumes, ..."

7. Chemistry for Students by Alexander William Williamson (1868)
"When baryta is used, all the phosphate and phosphite formed go down as baryta ... A phosphite gives rise to the same product when similarly treated: Cupric ..."

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