Definition of tellurite in English:


Line breaks: tel¦lur|ite
Pronunciation: /ˈtɛljʊrʌɪt


  • A salt of the anion TeO32−.
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    • The present invention relates to a tellurite glass composition suitable for use in an optical fiber.
    • Chromates and bichromates have a commercial advantage over tellurites, being lower in cost.
    • We have made and characterized a new, erbium-doped tellurite glass that has high glass transition temperature.

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