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Meaning of “phosphate” - Learner’s Dictionary

phosphate

noun [C, U]     /ˈfɒsfeɪt/
a chemical that is used in cleaning products and to help plants growSpecific chemicals, chemical compounds and gasesSubstances and structures in the bodyTypes of chemical
Translations of “phosphate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 磷酸鹽…
in Russian фосфат…
in Turkish fosfat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 磷酸盐…
in Polish fosforan, fosfat…
(Definition of phosphate from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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