orthophosphate


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or·tho·phos·phate

(ōr'thō-fos'fāt),
A salt or ester of orthophosphoric acid.

or·tho·phos·phate

(ōr'thō-fos'fāt)
A salt or ester of orthophosphoric acid.
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Soluble orthophosphate concentrations were highest at Shave Tail Creek (0.
The Lead and Copper Rule generally requires water systems to add a corrosion inhibitor, such as orthophosphate, which controls corrosion and coats the inside of the pipes with a thin film that can reduce the amount of lead that leaches into the water.
In relation to dissolved nutrients, the highest ammonium concentrations were always found in site 4 and orthophosphate concentration was high at all the sampling sites during the study period.
4]) and the concentration of orthophosphate in the acid extracts was determined by colourimetry according to the method of Murphy and Riley (1962).
Significant accumulation of C4-specific pyruvate, orthophosphate dikinase in a C3 plant, rice.
THAI], Shannon and Simpson diversity index in hot dry season were related with alkalinity, total dissolved solids and electrical conductivity while FBI was related with ammonia-nitrogen and orthophosphate.
The least favorable salts were sodium hexametaphosphate and disodium orthophosphate because they produced soft, crumbly and mushy textures.
2011, 2012) indicating that germination of maize and cucumber was not affected by the chemical composition of canal water containing elevated levels of organic nitrogen, ammonium ions, nitrates, nitrites, orthophosphate and total phosphorus as well as total organic carbon, cadmium, copper and nickel.
Ammonium dihydrogen orthophosphate for HPLC, orthophosphoric acid (HPLC grade), and HPLC grade acetonitrile were purchased from Spectrochem Pvt.
In order to summarize limnological data a PCA (principal component analysis) was performed to distinguish the sampling units according to limnological variables (pH, chlorophyll-a, turbidity, dissolved oxygen, conductivity, organic matter, orthophosphate, ammonia, whose data were gently provided by the Limnology Laboratory of Nupelia).