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car·bon·ate

 (kär′bə-nāt′)
tr.v. car·bon·at·ed, car·bon·at·ing, car·bon·ates
1. To charge (a beverage, for example) with carbon dioxide gas.
2. To burn to carbon; carbonize.
3. To change into a carbonate.
n. (-nāt′, -nĭt)
The anionic divalent group CO3, derived from carbonic acid, or a compound containing this group.

car′bon·a′tion n.
car′bon·a′tor n.

carbonate

n
(Elements & Compounds) a salt or ester of carbonic acid. Carbonate salts contain the divalent ion CO32–
vb
1. (Chemistry) to form or turn into a carbonate
2. (Chemistry) (tr) to treat with carbon dioxide or carbonic acid, as in the manufacture of soft drinks
[C18: from French, from carbone carbon]

car•bon•ate

(n. ˈkɑr bəˌneɪt, -nɪt; v. -ˌneɪt)

n., v. -at•ed, -at•ing. n.
1. a salt or ester of carbonic acid.
v.t.
2. to charge or impregnate with carbon dioxide: carbonated drinks.
[1785–95]

car·bon·ate

(kär′bə-nāt′)
Noun
A compound containing the group CO3. Carbonates include minerals such as calcite and rocks such as limestone.
Verb
To add carbon dioxide to a substance, such as a beverage.

carbonate


Past participle: carbonated
Gerund: carbonating

Imperative
carbonate
carbonate
Present
I carbonate
you carbonate
he/she/it carbonates
we carbonate
you carbonate
they carbonate
Preterite
I carbonated
you carbonated
he/she/it carbonated
we carbonated
you carbonated
they carbonated
Present Continuous
I am carbonating
you are carbonating
he/she/it is carbonating
we are carbonating
you are carbonating
they are carbonating
Present Perfect
I have carbonated
you have carbonated
he/she/it has carbonated
we have carbonated
you have carbonated
they have carbonated
Past Continuous
I was carbonating
you were carbonating
he/she/it was carbonating
we were carbonating
you were carbonating
they were carbonating
Past Perfect
I had carbonated
you had carbonated
he/she/it had carbonated
we had carbonated
you had carbonated
they had carbonated
Future
I will carbonate
you will carbonate
he/she/it will carbonate
we will carbonate
you will carbonate
they will carbonate
Future Perfect
I will have carbonated
you will have carbonated
he/she/it will have carbonated
we will have carbonated
you will have carbonated
they will have carbonated
Future Continuous
I will be carbonating
you will be carbonating
he/she/it will be carbonating
we will be carbonating
you will be carbonating
they will be carbonating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been carbonating
you have been carbonating
he/she/it has been carbonating
we have been carbonating
you have been carbonating
they have been carbonating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been carbonating
you will have been carbonating
he/she/it will have been carbonating
we will have been carbonating
you will have been carbonating
they will have been carbonating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been carbonating
you had been carbonating
he/she/it had been carbonating
we had been carbonating
you had been carbonating
they had been carbonating
Conditional
I would carbonate
you would carbonate
he/she/it would carbonate
we would carbonate
you would carbonate
they would carbonate
Past Conditional
I would have carbonated
you would have carbonated
he/she/it would have carbonated
we would have carbonated
you would have carbonated
they would have carbonated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.carbonate - a salt or ester of carbonic acid (containing the anion CO3)
ammonium carbonate - a carbonate of ammonium; used in the manufacture of smelling salts and baking powder and ammonium compounds
bicarbonate, hydrogen carbonate - a salt of carbonic acid (containing the anion HCO3) in which one hydrogen atom has been replaced; an acid carbonate
potassium carbonate - a white salt (K2CO3) that is basic in solution; used to make glass and cleansing agents
calcium carbonate - a salt found in nature as chalk or calcite or aragonite or limestone
Eskalith, Lithane, lithium carbonate, Lithonate - a white powder (LiCO3) used in manufacturing glass and ceramics and as a drug; the drug (trade names Lithane or Lithonate or Eskalith) is used to treat some forms of depression and manic episodes of manic-depressive disorder
magnesium carbonate - a very white crystalline salt that occurs naturally as magnesite or as dolomite
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
Verb1.carbonate - turn into a carbonate
change - undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
2.carbonate - treat with carbon dioxide; "Carbonated soft drinks"
process, treat - subject to a process or treatment, with the aim of readying for some purpose, improving, or remedying a condition; "process cheese"; "process hair"; "treat the water so it can be drunk"; "treat the lawn with chemicals" ; "treat an oil spill"
Translations

carbonate

[ˈkɑːbənɪt] Ncarbonato m

carbonate

nKarbonat nt

carbonate

[ˈkɑːbənɪt] ncarbonato

carbonate

n carbonato
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