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ˌpaɪ rəˈfɒs feɪtpy·rophos·phate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pyrophosphate(noun)

    a salt or ester of pyrophosphoric acid


  1. pyrophosphate(Noun)

    Any salt or ester of pyrophosphoric acid.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pyrophosphate(noun)

    a salt of pyrophosphoric acid


  1. Pyrophosphate

    In chemistry, the anion, the salts, and the esters of pyrophosphoric acid are called pyrophosphates. Any salt or ester containing two phosphate groups is called a diphosphate. As a food additive, diphosphates are known as E450. As well as the normal pyrophosphates, a number of hydrogen pyrophosphates also exist, such as Na2H2P2O7.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pyrophosphate in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pyrophosphate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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