Definition of ruthenate in English:

ruthenate

noun

Chemistry
  • A salt containing oxyanions of ruthenium; specifically a salt of the anion RuO ₄ 2−.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Chemist. From ruthen- + -ate, probably after French ruthénate.

Pronunciation

ruthenate

/ˈruːθɪneɪt/