A crystalline hydrate containing one molecule of water for every two molecules of the compound in question.
More example sentences
- Moreover, crystalline paroxetine hydrochloride hemihydrate exhibits only limited solubility in water.
- Heating gypsum to 120°C forms the hemihydrate 2H2O, otherwise known as plaster of Paris.
Definition of hemihydrate in:
- The British & World English dictionary