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The anionic univalent group MnO4 derived from permanganic acid or a compound containing this group, all of which are strong oxidizing agents.
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(Elements & Compounds) a salt of permanganic acid
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a salt of permanganic acid, as potassium permanganate.
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|Noun||1.||permanganate - a dark purple salt of permanganic acid; in water solution it is used as a disinfectant and antiseptic|
permanganate of potash, potassium permanganate - a poisonous salt that forms dark purple crystals and is purple-red when dissolved in water; used as an oxidizing and bleaching agent and as a disinfectant and antiseptic
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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n → Permanganat nt
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permanganate[pɜːˈmæŋgənɪt] n → permanganato
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