Meaning of CHELATE in English


n., adj., & v. --n. Chem. a usu. organometallic compound containing a bonded ring of atoms including a metal atom. --adj. 1 Chem. of a chelate. 2 Zool. & Anat. of or having chelae. --v.intr. Chem. form a chelate. øøchelation n.

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.