phosphate englannista suomeksi
Any fertiliser containing phosphate compounds.
Guano (containing high levels of phosphates and harvested for the fertiliser industry).
A carbonated soft drink containing acid, often flavored with a fruit-based syrup.
1920, Irving P. Fox, ''The Spatula'', page 27:
- An egg phosphate is a phosphate to which an egg has been added in the proper manner. While an egg phosphate can be flavored with any syrup that makes a good phosphate, still the standard flavor by long usage has com to be orange (..)