sulfate

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sulfate (plural sulfates)

  1. (organic chemistry) Any ester of sulfuric acid.
  2. (inorganic chemistry) Any salt of sulfuric acid.

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sulfate (third-person singular simple present sulfates, present participle sulfating, simple past and past participle sulfated)

  1. (transitive, chemistry) To treat something with sulfuric acid, a sulfate, or with sulfur dioxide.
  2. (of a lead-acid battery) To accumulate a deposit of lead sulfate.

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sulfate

  1. first-person singular present indicative of sulfater
  2. third-person singular present indicative of sulfater
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of sulfater
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of sulfater
  5. second-person singular imperative of sulfater

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sulfate

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of sulfatar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of sulfatar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of sulfatar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of sulfatar.