Borrowing from Frenchhydrate, coined by Joseph-Louis Proust, from Ancient Greek ὕδωρ (hudōr, “water”) + -ate.
Hydrate Sentence Examples
Precipitated aluminium hydrate finds considerable application in dyeing.
The hydrate, Bi(OH) 3 i is obtained as a white powder by adding potash to a solution of a bismuth salt.
Acted upon by water it is at once decomposed, yielding acetylene and calcium hydrate.
The Associated Press reports that Smith, 39, also had levels of chloral hydrate, a sedative that also contributed to actress Marilyn Monroe's death in 1962.
The former is found, generally mixed with iron, copper and arsenic oxides, in Bohemia, Siberia, Cornwall, France (Meymac) and other localities; it also occurs admixed with bismuth carbonate and hydrate.