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chlo·rate

 (klôr′āt′)
n.
The anionic univalent group ClO3 derived from chloric acid, or a compound containing this group.
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chlorate

(ˈklɔːˌreɪt; -rɪt)
n
(Elements & Compounds) any salt of chloric acid, containing the monovalent ion ClO3
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chlo•rate

(ˈklɔr eɪt, -ɪt, ˈkloʊr-)

n.
a salt of chloric acid.
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chlo·rate

(klôr′āt′)
A chemical compound containing the group ClO3.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chlorate - any salt of chloric acid
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
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Translations

chlorate

[ˈklɔːreɪt] Nclorato m
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chlorate

nChlorat nt
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chlorate

[ˈklɔːreɪt] n (Chem) → clorato
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References in classic literature ?
There were two things to be done then-- first, to replace the absorbed oxygen; secondly, to destroy the expired carbonic acid; both easy enough to do, by means of chlorate of potassium and caustic potash.
A sufficient quantity of chlorate of potassium and of caustic potash was placed at his disposal, together with provisions for eight days.
Would he obtain air by chemical means, in getting by heat the oxygen contained in chlorate of potash, and in absorbing carbonic acid by caustic potash?
Reiset and Regnaut's apparatus, intended for the production of oxygen, was supplied with chlorate of potassium for two months.
'Superior delivered strong second quarter results driven by the contribution from the NGL Retail East and tuck-in acquisitions completed in 2018, realized synergies from those acquisitions and higher sodium chlorate sales prices and volumes.
He started coating cardboard sticks and later wood with sulphur tipped with sulphide of antimony mixed with chlorate of potash and gum.
Summary: The global sodium chlorate market is projected to register a moderate expansion over the forecast period during 2018 to 2027.
Dynamites for blast fishing are made of either ammonium nitrate or potassium chlorate mixed with gasoline and sulfur, the same ingredients for improvised explosive devices used by communist rebels and religious militants operating in the fashion of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria.
The law also bans the use of potassium chlorate, a highly unstable chemical compound.
In the chapter 'Beyond Belief', both the teacher and laboratory technician fail to notice that potassium chlorate rather than potassium chloride had been provided to the students.
"This is especially so given the very specific, harder-to-solve business and technology challenges we deliberately set this year." The 2018 edition of Imagine Chemistry set challenges in the following six areas: sustainable small particle technologies; wastewater-free chemical sites; intelligent chemical plants; revolutionizing chlorate production; sustainable powder technologies; and zero footprint surfactant platforms.