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bisulfate Syllabification: bi·sul·fate
Pronunciation: /bīˈsəlˌfāt/
(chiefly British also bisulphate)

Definition of bisulfate in English:


A salt of the anion HSO4-.
Example sentences
  • Those with only one hydrogen replaced are known as hydrogen sulfates, acid sulfates, or bisulfates.
  • For the estimation of the fluorescence quantum yields of INP in different solvents, quinine bisulfate in 1 N sulphuric acid and anthracene in ethanol were used as standards ([Phi] flu = 0.55 and 0.27, respectively).
  • Quinine bisulfate was used as the standard for the bisbenzimide dyes, for PIH and ethidium bromide the standard used was rhodamine 101 and fluorescein was used for the cyanine dyes.

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