permanganate

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EtymologyEdit

From per- +‎ manganate

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permanganate (plural permanganates)

  1. (inorganic chemistry) any salt of permanganic acid, they are purple crystalline solids, mostly soluble in water; they are strong oxidizing agents
  2. (inorganic chemistry) potassium permanganate

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