dithionite

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di·thi·o·nite

 (dī-thī′ə-nīt′)
n.
The divalent anionic group S2O4, derived from dithionous acid, or a compound containing this group. Also called hydrosulfite.
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dithionite

(daɪˈθaɪəˌnaɪt)
n
(Elements & Compounds) any salt of dithionous acid. Also called: hyposulphite or hydrosulphite
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