A salt or ester of pyrophosphoric acid.
More example sentences
- Geranylgeraniol is distributed as a pyrophosphate ester in the envelope and thylakoid membranes of chloroplasts.
- Calcium carbonate and calcium pyrophosphate are ingredients in toothpaste.
- Bisphosphonates are synthetic versions of pyrophosphate, a salt that the body manufactures to help with the metabolism.
More definitions of pyrophosphateDefinition of pyrophosphate in:
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