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Meaning of CARBONATE

Pronunciation:  'kârbu`neyt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a salt or ester of carbonic acid
  2. [v]  treat with carbon dioxide; "Carbonated soft drinks"
  3. [v]  turn into a carbonate

CARBONATE is a 9 letter word that starts with C.


 See Also: ammonium carbonate, bicarbonate, change, Eskalith, hydrogen carbonate, Lithane, lithium carbonate, Lithonate, process, salt, treat



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Car"bon*ate\, n. [Cf. F. carbonate.] (Chem.)
A salt or carbonic acid, as in limestone, some forms of lead
ore, etc.

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