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[pur-sawlt] /ˈpɜrˌsɔlt/

noun, Chemistry.
(in a series of of a given metal or group) the in which the metal or group has a high, or the highest apparent, valence.
(loosely) the of a peroxy acid.
any salt of a peracid

persalt per·salt (pûr’sôlt’)
A salt containing the greatest proportion possible of the peroxy group.


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