permanganate definition

  • noun:
    • the salts of permanganic acid, that tend to be powerful oxidizing representatives.
    • any sodium of permanganic acid, they have been purple crystalline solids, mostly soluble in liquid; they have been powerful oxidizing agents
    • potassium permanganate
    • A salt of permanganic acid.
    • A compound of permanganic acid with a base.
    • a dark purple salt of permanganic acid; in water solution it's utilized as a disinfectant and antiseptic

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