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tellurite Syllabification: tel·lu·rite
Pronunciation: /ˈtelyəˌrīt/

Definition of tellurite in English:


A salt of the anion TeO32−.
Example sentences
  • 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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