Definition of Tungstate

1. Noun. A salt of tungstic acid.

Generic synonyms: Salt

Definition of Tungstate

1. n. A salt of tungstic acid; a wolframate.

Definition of Tungstate

1. Noun. (chemistry) Any salt of tungstic acid. ¹

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Definition of Tungstate

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Medical Definition of Tungstate

1. A salt of tungstic acid; a wolframate. Origin: Cf. F. Tungstate. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tungstate

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tungsten arc lamp
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Literary usage of Tungstate

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1. Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Charles Knight (1843)
"Analysis by Berzelius:— tungstate acid . 80-417 Lime . ... This Berzelius considers as a tungstate of tungsten, probably composed of— Two and a half ..."

2. Chemical Technology; Or, Chemistry in Its Applications to the Arts and by Edmund Ronalds, Thomas Richardson, Henry Watts, Friedrich Ludwig Knapp (1865)
"A coloured solution of acetate of lime or acetate of lead is boiled with tungstic acid, whereby a precipitate of tungstate of lime or tungstate of lead is ..."

3. Hand-book of Chemistry by Leopold Gmelin, Henry Watts (1852)
"tungstate of soda in excess forms, with solution of corrosive sublimate, not a white, but a yellow, red, or black precipitate, or all three together; ..."

4. The Chemical News and Journal of Industrial ScienceChemistry (1899)
"Experiments carried out in more strongly acidified solutions gave the following results :— The method of analysing the lead tungstate may be as well ..."

5. Transactions of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers by American Institute of Electrical Engineers (1902)
"January 3, 1902 EDISON'S tungstate OF CALCIUM LAMP.—THE NERNST LAMP. ... These lamps are coated internally with tungstate of calcium; the crystals of which ..."

6. Methods in Chemical Analysis: Originated Or Developed in the Kent Chemical by Frank Austin Gooch (1912)
"Gooch and Jones find that sodium tungstate, fused with a slight excess of tungstic acid over that contained in the normal tungstate (to insure its freedom ..."

7. Chemical Reagents: Their Purity and Tests, Authorized Translation of Prüfung by Emanuel Merck (1914)
"Dissolve 1 gm. of sodium tungstate in 20 cc of water, add 5 cc of nitric acid, and filter. The filtrate should acquire at most a slight opalescent turbidity ..."

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