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A salt, ester, or anion of thiocyanic acid.
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(Elements & Compounds) any salt or ester of thiocyanic acid
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thi•o•cy•a•nate(ˌθaɪ oʊˈsaɪ əˌneɪt)
a salt or ester of thiocyanic acid.
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|Noun||1.||thiocyanate - a salt of thiocyanic acid; formed when alkaline cyanides are fused with sulfur|
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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