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Definition 1: a salt or ester of sulphuric acid - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for sulfate in the sense of this definition

(sulfate is a kind of ...) a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)

(... is a kind of sulfate ) a white insoluble radiopaque powder used as a pigment

(... is a kind of sulfate ) a copper salt made by the action of sulfuric acid on copper oxide

(... is a kind of sulfate ) a salt of magnesium

(... is a kind of sulfate ) a caustic detergent useful for removing grease; although commonly included in personal care items (shampoos and toothpastes etc.) it can irritate skin and should not be swallowed

(... is a kind of sulfate ) a solid white bitter salt used in manufacturing glass and paper and dyes and pharmaceuticals

(... is a kind of sulfate ) a colorless water-soluble powder; used as a mordant or to preserve wood or for the electrodeposition of zinc

Definition 2: convert into a sulfate - [verb of change]

(sulfate is a kind of ...) change the nature, purpose, or function of something

"convert lead into gold" "convert hotels into jails" "convert slaves to laborers"

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