periodate [puh-rahy-uh-deyt] Word Origin noun Chemistry.

  1. a salt of a periodic acid, as sodium periodate, Na2H3IO6.

Origin of periodate First recorded in 1830–40; period(ic acid) + -ate2 British Dictionary definitions for periodate periodate noun

  1. any salt or ester of a periodic acid

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