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chelate

[′kē‚lāt]
(invertebrate zoology)
Pertaining to an appendage with a pincerlike organ or claw.
(organic chemistry)
A molecular structure in which a heterocyclic ring can be formed by the unshared electrons of neighboring atoms.
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Demand for chelating agents is increasing primarily on account of industrialization, and growth in end use industries such as textile, detergent, pulp & paper, food & beverage, and water treatment, among others.
Globally, detergent industry is the largest consumer of chelating agents.
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