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Alcoholate

Al′co-hol-ate

(ăl′kō̍-hŏl-ā̍t)
,
Noun.
[Cf. F.
alcolaie
.]
(Chem.)
A crystallizable compound of a salt with alcohol, in which the latter plays a part analogous to that of water of crystallization.
Graham.

Definition 2022


alcoholate

alcoholate

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Noun

alcoholate (plural alcoholates)

  1. (obsolete, chemistry) A crystalline salt containing alcohol in place of water of crystallization.
  2. An alcoholic extract of plant material; a tincture.
  3. (organic chemistry) An alkoxide.

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