Definition of thiosulfate in English:


Syllabification: thi·o·sul·fate
Pronunciation: /ˌTHī-ōˈsəlˌfāt
(chiefly British also thiosulfate)


  • A salt containing the anion S2O32−, i.e., a sulfate with one oxygen atom replaced by sulfur.
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    • Ammonium thiosulfate also is effective, but must not be placed with the seed because of the potential for seed germination damage.
    • The cells can produce hydrogen sulfide from thiosulphate.
    • A complex of soluble silver thiosulfate is produced.

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