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sulphate

(ˈsʌlfeɪt)
n
1. (Elements & Compounds) any salt or ester of sulphuric acid, such as sodium sulphate, Na2SO4, sodium hydrogen sulphate, or diethyl sulphate, (C2H5)2SO4
2. (Pharmacology) slang amphetamine sulphate. Often shortened to: sulph
vb
3. (Chemistry) (tr) to treat with a sulphate or convert into a sulphate
4. (Chemistry) to undergo or cause to undergo the formation of a layer of lead sulphate on the plates of an accumulator
[C18: from New Latin sulfātum; see sulphur]
sulˈphation n
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sulphate


Past participle: sulphated
Gerund: sulphating

Imperative
sulphate
sulphate
Present
I sulphate
you sulphate
he/she/it sulphates
we sulphate
you sulphate
they sulphate
Preterite
I sulphated
you sulphated
he/she/it sulphated
we sulphated
you sulphated
they sulphated
Present Continuous
I am sulphating
you are sulphating
he/she/it is sulphating
we are sulphating
you are sulphating
they are sulphating
Present Perfect
I have sulphated
you have sulphated
he/she/it has sulphated
we have sulphated
you have sulphated
they have sulphated
Past Continuous
I was sulphating
you were sulphating
he/she/it was sulphating
we were sulphating
you were sulphating
they were sulphating
Past Perfect
I had sulphated
you had sulphated
he/she/it had sulphated
we had sulphated
you had sulphated
they had sulphated
Future
I will sulphate
you will sulphate
he/she/it will sulphate
we will sulphate
you will sulphate
they will sulphate
Future Perfect
I will have sulphated
you will have sulphated
he/she/it will have sulphated
we will have sulphated
you will have sulphated
they will have sulphated
Future Continuous
I will be sulphating
you will be sulphating
he/she/it will be sulphating
we will be sulphating
you will be sulphating
they will be sulphating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been sulphating
you have been sulphating
he/she/it has been sulphating
we have been sulphating
you have been sulphating
they have been sulphating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been sulphating
you will have been sulphating
he/she/it will have been sulphating
we will have been sulphating
you will have been sulphating
they will have been sulphating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been sulphating
you had been sulphating
he/she/it had been sulphating
we had been sulphating
you had been sulphating
they had been sulphating
Conditional
I would sulphate
you would sulphate
he/she/it would sulphate
we would sulphate
you would sulphate
they would sulphate
Past Conditional
I would have sulphated
you would have sulphated
he/she/it would have sulphated
we would have sulphated
you would have sulphated
they would have sulphated
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sulphate - a salt or ester of sulphuric acid
barium sulfate, barium sulphate, blanc fixe - a white insoluble radiopaque powder used as a pigment
copper sulfate, copper sulphate, cupric sulfate, cupric sulphate - a copper salt made by the action of sulfuric acid on copper oxide
magnesium sulfate - a salt of magnesium
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
SLS, sodium lauryl sulfate, sodium lauryl sulphate - a caustic detergent useful for removing grease; although commonly included in personal care items (shampoos and toothpastes etc.) it can irritate skin and should not be swallowed
sodium sulfate, sodium sulphate - a solid white bitter salt used in manufacturing glass and paper and dyes and pharmaceuticals
white vitriol, zinc sulfate, zinc sulphate, zinc vitriol - a colorless water-soluble powder; used as a mordant or to preserve wood or for the electrodeposition of zinc
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Translations
كَبْريتات، سُلْفات
síran
sulfat
szulfát
súlfat
síran
sülfat

sulphate

[ˈsʌlfeɪt] Nsulfato m
copper sulphatesulfato m de cobre
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sulphate

[ˈsʌlfeɪt] (British) sulfate (US) nsulfate m copper sulphate
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sulphate

, (US) sulfate
nSulfat nt, → schwefelsaures Salz
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sulphate

[ˈsʌlfeɪt] nsolfato
copper sulphate → solfato di rame
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sulphur

(American) sulfur (ˈsalfə) noun
a light yellow non-metallic element found in the earth, which burns with a blue flame giving off a choking smell and is used in matches, gunpowder etc.
ˈsulphate (-feit) noun
any of several substances containing sulphur, oxygen and some other element.
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References in classic literature ?
The border of this lake is formed of mud: and in this numerous large crystals of gypsum, some of which are three inches long, lie embedded; whilst on the surface others of sulphate of soda lie scattered about.
The ground at the place where we stopped for the night, was incrusted with a layer of sulphate of soda, and hence, of course, was without water.
The salt here, and in other parts of Patagonia, consists chiefly of sulphate of soda with some common salt.
In both countries the salt-lakes occupy shallow depressions in the plains; in both the mud on the borders is black and fetid; beneath the crust of common salt, sulphate of soda or of magnesium occurs, imperfectly crystallized; and in both, the muddy sand is mixed with lentils of gypsum.
of chloride of sodium; then, in a smaller quantity, chlorides of magnesium and of potassium, bromide of magnesium, sulphate of magnesia, sulphate and carbonate of lime.
That beats sulphate of quinine!" said the energetic Scot, with hearty emphasis and much satisfaction.
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Summary: Hence, the growing agriculture industry is waving towards increasing utilization of agrochemicals that in turn is driving the global zinc sulphate market.
Jacobs Engineering Group (JEC) has been awarded an engineering services contract from BHP (BHP) for a new nickel sulphate facility located at the company's Kwinana Nickel Refinery in Western Australia.
Li, Characteristics and mechanism of sulphate effect on the early age properties of cemented paste backfill, Ph.D.