Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of three anions, VO3, VO4, or V2O7, containing pentavalent vanadium.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. any salt of vanadic acid
  • n. any of the corresponding anions, VO3, VO4, or V2O7

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A salt of vanadic acid.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A salt of vanadic acid.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a salt or ester of vanadic acid; an anion containing pentavalent vanadium

Etymologies

vanad(ium) + -ate2.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

  • The phosphates are often classified together with the arsenate, vanadate, tungstate, and molybdate minerals.

    Composition of rocks

  • The principal sources of uranium and radium are the minerals carnotite (hydrous potassium-uranium vanadate) and pitchblende or uraninite (uranium oxide).

    The Economic Aspect of Geology

  • An unrecorded but small quantity is obtained by the English from lead-vanadate mines in South Africa.

    The Economic Aspect of Geology

  • Vanadinite, a lead-vanadate, and descloizite, a vanadate of copper or lead, are found in the oxide zones of a number of lead and copper deposits in the southwestern United

    The Economic Aspect of Geology

  • Deposits of carnotite, a potassium-uranium vanadate, which have been worked for their content of uranium and radium and from which vanadium has been obtained as a by-product, are found as impregnations of the sandstone in these same localities (p. 265).

    The Economic Aspect of Geology

  • Gordon JA (1991) Use of vanadate as protein-phosphotyrosine phosphatase inhibitor.

    PLoS ONE Alerts: New Articles

  • Federal Trade Commission to sell Ciba's global indanthrone blue and bismuth vanadate businesses.

    Market News

  • Net proceeds from the funds raised will be used for general working capital purposes including finalizing the commercial production of Zecotek's MAPD solid-state photo detectors, fiber and solid-state lasers, and high performance RFO vanadate laser crystals.

    News

  • MEFs were lysed in lysis buffer (50 mM Tris-HCl, pH 7.6, 150 mM NaCl, 1\% Nonidet P-40, 1 mM sodium vanadate) supplemented with protease inhibitors (Nacalai tesque, Kyoto, Japan).

    PLoS ONE Alerts: New Articles

  • Among the recently launched substitutes for heavy metal pigments are bismuth vanadate (such as the products in BASF 's Paliotan pigment line), some DPP colorants, and copper phthalocyanines, which are found in BASF 's Heliogen products.

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