Definition of Thiosulfate

1. Noun. (chemistry) any salt or ester of thiosulfuric acid ¹

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Definition of Thiosulfate

1. [n -S]

Medical Definition of Thiosulfate

1. S2O3==;the anion of thiosulfuric acid; elevated in individuals with a molybdenum cofactor deficiency. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Thiosulfate

thioredoxin reductase (NADPH)
thioridazine hydrochloride
thiosulfate (current term)
thiosulfate cyanide transsulfurase
thiosulfate reductase
thiosulfate sulfurtransferase
thiosulfate thiotransferase
thiosulfonic acid
thiosulfonic acids
thiosulfuric acid

Literary usage of Thiosulfate

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1. Food Chemicals Codex: First Supplement to the Fifth Edition by Committee on Food Chemicals Codex, Institute of Medicine (U. S.) (2006)
"Titrate with 0.1 N sodium thiosulfate solution, adding the solution ... Add 0.1 N thiosulfate solution dropwise until the blue color just disappears. ..."

2. A Text-book of Quantitative Chemical Analysis by Frank Julian (1902)
"The beaker is placed under a burette filled with permanganate, 50 Cc. of the thiosulfate solution run in from a pipette, and the liquid immediately titrated ..."

3. Principles and Practice of Agricultural Analysis: A Manual for the Study of by Harvey Washington Wiley (1908)
"One of the best modifications consists in the use of the mixture of salicylic and sulfuric acids, followed by the addition of sodium thiosulfate or of ..."

4. Chemical Abstracts by American Chemical Society (1916)
"A new method for the volumetric determination of thiosulfate in the presence of sulfide, and remarks on the determination of thiosulfate in the presence of ..."

5. Analytical Chemistry by Frederick Pearson Treadwell (1916)
"Ferric Chloride produces, in solutions of sodium thiosulfate, at first a ... The unstable cuprous sulfate immediately acts upon more thiosulfate, ..."

6. Analytical Chemistry by Frederick Pearson Treadwell (1921)
"The iodine is reduced to iodine anions and the thiosulfate ion is oxidized to tetrathionate ion. Chlorine and bromine in excess (cf. p. ..."

7. Chemistry Simplified: A Course of Lectures on the Non-metals Based Upon the by George Augustus Koenig (1905)
"If this waste be exposed to the action of air for a proper period an oxydation will set in, by which calcium thiosulfate, calcium sulfate and sulfur are ..."

8. Qualitative Chemical Analysis from the Standpoint of Solubilities by John Iredelle Dillard Hinds (1913)
"Ferric ion is reduced to ferrous ion, while the thiosulfate is converted into tetrathionate, ... When a ferric solution is added to a thiosulfate solution, ..."

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