Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Same as platinize.
  • noun A compound which may be viewed as a salt produced by the union of platinum dioxid with the oxid of a more basic or electropositive metal: as, sodium platinate, Na2Pt3O7 or Na2O.(PtO2)3.

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  • noun inorganic chemistry Any of several oxyanions of platinum, or the salts containing these ions.
  • verb To platinize

Etymologies

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From platinum + -ate.

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