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

  • n. A salt containing manganese in its anion, especially a salt containing the MnO4 radical.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any compound containing the manganate ion, MnO42-.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A salt of manganic acid.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A compound of manganic acid with a base. Also manganesate.

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

  • n. a salt of manganic acid containing manganese as its anion


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



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