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lithium_carbonate

  • noun a white powder (LiCO3) used in manufacturing glass and ceramics and as a drug; the drug (trade names Lithane or Lithonate or Eskalith) is used to treat some forms of depression and manic episodes of manic-depressive disorder
    Lithane; Eskalith; Lithonate.

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salol

  • noun a white powder with a pleasant taste and odor; used to absorb light in sun tan lotions or as a preservative or an antiseptic or a coating for pills in which the medicine is intended for enteric release
    phenyl salicylate.

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permanganate_of_potash

  • noun a poisonous salt that forms dark purple crystals and is purple-red when dissolved in water; used as an oxidizing and bleaching agent and as a disinfectant and antiseptic
    potassium permanganate.

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viscose

  • noun a cellulose ester obtained by treating cellulose with caustic soda
    cellulose xanthate.
  • noun a rayon fabric made from viscose (cellulose xanthate) fibers
    viscose rayon.

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sodium_orthophosphate

  • noun phosphate of sodium; used as a laxative to cleanse the bowels
    sodium phosphate.

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potassium_cyanide

  • noun a poisonous salt (KCN) used in electroplating and in photography

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paris

  • noun the capital and largest city of France; and international center of culture and commerce
    French capital; capital of France; City of Light.
  • noun sometimes placed in subfamily Trilliaceae
    genus Paris.

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yellow

  • noun yellow color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons
    yellowness.
  • verb turn yellow
    • The pages of the book began to yellow

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bile_salt

  • noun a salt of bile acid and a base; functions as an emulsifier of lipids and fatty acids

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zinc

  • noun a bluish-white lustrous metallic element; brittle at ordinary temperatures but malleable when heated; used in a wide variety of alloys and in galvanizing iron; it occurs naturally as zinc sulphide in zinc blende
    atomic number 30; Zn.
  • verb coat or cover with zinc

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ammonia

  • noun a water solution of ammonia
    ammonium hydroxide; ammonia water.
  • noun a pungent gas compounded of nitrogen and hydrogen (NH3)

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alum

  • noun a white crystalline double sulfate of aluminum: the ammonium double sulfate of aluminum
    ammonia alum; ammonium alum.
  • noun a white crystalline double sulfate of aluminum: the potassium double sulfate of aluminum
    potash alum; potassium alum.

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calcium_chloride

  • noun a deliquescent salt; used in de-icing and as a drying agent

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sodium

  • noun a silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group; occurs abundantly in natural compounds (especially in salt water); burns with a yellow flame and reacts violently in water; occurs in sea water and in the mineral halite (rock salt)
    Na; atomic number 11.

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acetylsalicylic

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sulfate

  • noun a salt or ester of sulphuric acid
    sulphate.
  • verb convert into a sulfate

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rochelle_salt

  • noun a double salt used in Seidlitz powder; acts as a cathartic
    potassium sodium tartrate; Rochelle salts.

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ferrocyanide

  • noun salt of ferrocyanic acid usually obtained by a reaction of a cyanide with iron sulphate

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sodium_carboxymethyl_cellulose

  • noun a gummy substance that is a sodium salt of carboxymethyl cellulose; used as a thickening or emulsifying agent

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sal

(Bot.) An East Indian timber tree (Shorea robusta), much used for building purposes. It is of a light brown color, close-grained, and durable. Written also saul.

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barium_sulfate

  • noun a white insoluble radiopaque powder used as a pigment
    blanc fixe; barium sulphate.

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sweet

  • noun a dish served as the last course of a meal
    dessert; afters.
  • noun English phonetician; one of the founders of modern phonetics (1845-1912)
    Henry Sweet.

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potash

  • noun a potassium compound often used in agriculture and industry
    caustic potash; potassium hydroxide.

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potassium_sodium_tartrate

  • noun a double salt used in Seidlitz powder; acts as a cathartic
    Rochelle salt; Rochelle salts.

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microcosmic_salt

  • noun a white salt present in urine and used to test for metal oxides

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calcium_sulfate

  • noun a white salt (CaSO4)
    calcium sulphate.

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glauber's_salt

  • noun (Na2SO4.10H2O) a colorless salt used as a cathartic
    Glauber's salts.

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methyl

  • noun the univalent radical CH3- derived from methane
    methyl radical; methyl group.

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ammonium_alum

  • noun a white crystalline double sulfate of aluminum: the ammonium double sulfate of aluminum
    ammonia alum; alum.

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ferricyanide

  • noun salt of ferricyanic acid obtained by oxidation of a ferrocyanide

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barium

  • noun a soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group; found in barite
    atomic number 56; Ba.

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permanganate

  • noun a dark purple salt of permanganic acid; in water solution it is used as a disinfectant and antiseptic

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plaster

  • noun a mixture of lime or gypsum with sand and water; hardens into a smooth solid; used to cover walls and ceilings
  • noun any of several gypsum cements; a white powder (a form of calcium sulphate) that forms a paste when mixed with water and hardens into a solid; used in making molds and sculptures and casts for broken limbs
    plaster of Paris.

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sodium_hypochlorite

  • noun an unstable salt (NaOCl) used as a bleaching agent and disinfectant

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plaster_of_paris

  • noun any of several gypsum cements; a white powder (a form of calcium sulphate) that forms a paste when mixed with water and hardens into a solid; used in making molds and sculptures and casts for broken limbs
    plaster.

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briny

  • noun any very large body of (salt) water
    main.
  • adjective satellite slightly salty (especially from containing a mixture of seawater and fresh water)
    brackish.
    • a brackish lagoon
    • the briny deep

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lithium

  • noun a soft silver-white univalent element of the alkali metal group; the lightest metal known; occurs in several minerals
    atomic number 3; Li.

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washing

  • noun the work of cleansing (usually with soap and water)
    lavation; wash.
  • noun garments or white goods that can be cleaned by laundering
    wash; laundry; washables.

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sodium_carbonate

  • noun a sodium salt of carbonic acid; used in making soap powders and glass and paper
    sal soda; washing soda; soda ash; soda.

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alkali

  • noun any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning litmus blue and reacting with an acid to form a salt and water
    base.
    • bases include oxides and hydroxides of metals and ammonia
  • noun a mixture of soluble salts found in arid soils and some bodies of water; detrimental to agriculture

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common

  • noun a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area
    green; park; commons.
    • they went for a walk in the park
  • adjective belonging to or participated in by a community as a whole; public
    • for the common good
    • common lands are set aside for use by all members of a community

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potash_alum

  • noun a white crystalline double sulfate of aluminum: the potassium double sulfate of aluminum
    alum; potassium alum.

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yellow_prussiate_of_potash

  • noun a cyanide compound that is prepared by the reaction of potassium cyanide with ferrous salts; commonly used by gardeners
    potassium ferrocyanide.

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calcium_octadecanoate

  • noun an insoluble calcium salt of stearic acid and palmitic acid; it is formed when soap is mixed with water that contains calcium ions and is the scum produced in regions of hard water
    calcium stearate.

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ammonium_carbonate

  • noun a carbonate of ammonium; used in the manufacture of smelling salts and baking powder and ammonium compounds

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fulminating_mercury

  • noun a fulminate that when dry explodes violently if struck or heated; used in detonators and blasting caps and percussion caps
    fulminate of mercury; mercury fulminate.

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potassium_permanganate

  • noun a poisonous salt that forms dark purple crystals and is purple-red when dissolved in water; used as an oxidizing and bleaching agent and as a disinfectant and antiseptic
    permanganate of potash.

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orthophosphoric_acid

  • noun an acid used in fertilizers and soaps: H3PO4
    phosphoric acid.

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fulminate

  • noun a salt or ester of fulminic acid
  • verb criticize severely
    rail.
    • He fulminated against the Republicans' plan to cut Medicare
    • She railed against the bad social policies

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table

  • noun a set of data arranged in rows and columns
    tabular array.
    • see table 1
  • noun a piece of furniture having a smooth flat top that is usually supported by one or more vertical legs
    • it was a sturdy table

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octadecanoate

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potassium_bromide

  • noun a white crystalline salt (KBr) used as a sedative and in photography

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acid

  • noun any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt
  • noun street name for lysergic acid diethylamide
    Elvis; Zen; dose; battery-acid; back breaker; window pane; pane; Lucy in the sky with diamonds; loony toons; dot; superman.

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st._joseph

  • noun a town in northwest Missouri on the Missouri River; in the 19th century it became the eastern terminus of the pony express
    Saint Joseph.
  • noun the acetylated derivative of salicylic acid; used as an analgesic anti-inflammatory drug (trade names Bayer, Empirin, and St. Joseph) usually taken in tablet form; used as an antipyretic; slows clotting of the blood by poisoning platelets
    acetylsalicylic acid; Empirin; Bayer; aspirin.

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tartar_emetic

  • noun a poisonous colorless salt used as a mordant and in medicine
    antimony potassium tartrate.

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cream_of_tartar

  • noun a salt used especially in baking powder
    potassium bitartrate; tartar; potassium hydrogen tartrate.

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antimony

  • noun a metallic element having four allotropic forms; used in a wide variety of alloys; found in stibnite
    Sb; atomic number 51.

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eskalith

  • noun a white powder (LiCO3) used in manufacturing glass and ceramics and as a drug; the drug (trade names Lithane or Lithonate or Eskalith) is used to treat some forms of depression and manic episodes of manic-depressive disorder
    lithium carbonate; Lithane; Lithonate.

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lead

  • noun an advantage held by a competitor in a race
    • he took the lead at the last turn
  • noun a soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element; bluish white when freshly cut but tarnishes readily to dull grey
    Pb; atomic number 82.
    • the children were playing with lead soldiers

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uranyl_oxalate

  • noun a salt obtained by the reaction of uranium salts with oxalic acid

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potassium_bitartrate

  • noun a salt used especially in baking powder
    tartar; potassium hydrogen tartrate; cream of tartar.

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zinc_vitriol

  • noun a colorless water-soluble powder; used as a mordant or to preserve wood or for the electrodeposition of zinc
    white vitriol; zinc sulfate; zinc sulphate.

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zinc_sulfate

  • noun a colorless water-soluble powder; used as a mordant or to preserve wood or for the electrodeposition of zinc
    white vitriol; zinc sulphate; zinc vitriol.

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phosphate

  • noun a salt of phosphoric acid
    orthophosphate; inorganic phosphate.
  • noun carbonated drink with fruit syrup and a little phosphoric acid

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bayer

  • noun the acetylated derivative of salicylic acid; used as an analgesic anti-inflammatory drug (trade names Bayer, Empirin, and St. Joseph) usually taken in tablet form; used as an antipyretic; slows clotting of the blood by poisoning platelets
    acetylsalicylic acid; Empirin; St. Joseph; aspirin.

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dibasic_salt

  • noun a salt derived by replacing two hydrogen atoms per molecule

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white_vitriol

  • noun a colorless water-soluble powder; used as a mordant or to preserve wood or for the electrodeposition of zinc
    zinc sulfate; zinc sulphate; zinc vitriol.

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cupric

  • adjective of or containing divalent copper
    cuprous.

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sodium_bichromate

  • noun a red-orange salt used as a mordant
    sodium dichromate.

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microcosmic

  • adjective relating to or characteristic of a microcosm
    • the microcosmic world of business

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bicarbonate

  • noun a salt of carbonic acid (containing the anion HCO3) in which one hydrogen atom has been replaced; an acid carbonate
    hydrogen carbonate.

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calcium_hypochlorite

  • noun any hypochlorite of calcium; used as a bleaching agent

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cellulose

  • noun a polysaccharide that is the chief constituent of all plant tissues and fibers

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salicylate

  • noun a salt of salicylic acid (included in several commonly used drugs)

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calcium_lactate

  • noun a white crystalline salt made by the action of lactic acid on calcium carbonate; used in foods (as a baking powder) and given medically as a source of calcium

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chalkstone

  • noun a deposit of urates around a joint or in the external ear; diagnostic of advanced or chronic gout
    tophus.

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barium_sulphate

  • noun a white insoluble radiopaque powder used as a pigment
    blanc fixe; barium sulfate.
  • noun a white or colorless mineral (BaSO4); the main source of barium
    barytes; barite; heavy spar.

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dibasic

(Chem.) Having two acid hydrogen atoms capable of replacement by basic atoms or radicals, in forming salts; bibasic; -- said of acids, as oxalic or sulphuric acids. Cf. Diacid, Bibasic. ✍ In the case of certain acids dibasic and divalent are not synonymous; as, tartaric acid is tetravalent and dibasic, lactic acid is divalent but monobasic.

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ash

  • noun the residue that remains when something is burned
  • noun any of various deciduous pinnate-leaved ornamental or timber trees of the genus Fraxinus
    ash tree.

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oxaloacetate

  • noun a salt or ester of oxalacetic acid
    oxalacetate.

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methyl_salicylate

  • noun a liquid ester with a strong odor of wintergreen; applied externally for minor muscle and joint pain
    birch oil; sweet-birch oil.

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tetrahalide

  • noun any halide containing four halogen atoms in its molecules

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lead_chromate

  • noun a poisonous chromate of lead used as a pigment in paint

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have

  • noun a person who possesses great material wealth
    rich person; wealthy person.
  • verb have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense
    hold; have got.
    • She has $1,000 in the bank
    • He has got two beautiful daughters
    • She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

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manganate

  • noun a salt of manganic acid containing manganese as its anion

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fulminate

  • noun a salt or ester of fulminic acid
  • verb criticize severely
    rail.
    • He fulminated against the Republicans' plan to cut Medicare
    • She railed against the bad social policies

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magnesium_sulfate

  • noun a salt of magnesium

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sodium_phosphate

  • noun phosphate of sodium; used as a laxative to cleanse the bowels
    sodium orthophosphate.

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acetylsalicylic_acid

  • noun the acetylated derivative of salicylic acid; used as an analgesic anti-inflammatory drug (trade names Bayer, Empirin, and St. Joseph) usually taken in tablet form; used as an antipyretic; slows clotting of the blood by poisoning platelets
    Empirin; St. Joseph; Bayer; aspirin.

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ammonia_alum

  • noun a white crystalline double sulfate of aluminum: the ammonium double sulfate of aluminum
    alum; ammonium alum.

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cyanide

  • noun any of a class of organic compounds containing the cyano radical -CN
    nitrile; nitril.
  • noun an extremely poisonous salt of hydrocyanic acid

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thiocyanate

  • noun a salt of thiocyanic acid; formed when alkaline cyanides are fused with sulfur

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calcium_stearate

  • noun an insoluble calcium salt of stearic acid and palmitic acid; it is formed when soap is mixed with water that contains calcium ions and is the scum produced in regions of hard water
    calcium octadecanoate.

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copper

  • noun a ductile malleable reddish-brown corrosion-resistant diamagnetic metallic element; occurs in various minerals but is the only metal that occurs abundantly in large masses; used as an electrical and thermal conductor
    Cu; atomic number 29.
  • noun a copper penny

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sodium_lauryl_sulphate

  • noun a caustic detergent useful for removing grease; although commonly included in personal care items (shampoos and toothpastes etc.) it can irritate skin and should not be swallowed
    sodium lauryl sulfate; SLS.

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sodium_lauryl_sulfate

  • noun a caustic detergent useful for removing grease; although commonly included in personal care items (shampoos and toothpastes etc.) it can irritate skin and should not be swallowed
    sodium lauryl sulphate; SLS.

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lauryl

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orthophosphoric

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inorganic

  • adjective relating or belonging to the class of compounds not having a carbon basis
    • hydrochloric and sulfuric acids are called inorganic substances
  • adjective lacking the properties characteristic of living organisms

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stearate

(Chem.) A salt of stearic acid; as, ordinary soap consists largely of sodium or potassium stearates.

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potassium_dichromate

  • noun an orange-red salt used in making dyes and in photography

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fix

  • noun informal terms for a difficult situation
    kettle of fish; mess; muddle; jam; hole; pickle.
    • he got into a terrible fix
    • he made a muddle of his marriage
  • noun something craved, especially an intravenous injection of a narcotic drug
    • she needed a fix of chocolate

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blanc

  • noun a white sauce of fat, broth, and vegetables (used especially with braised meat)

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mercury

  • noun a heavy silvery toxic univalent and bivalent metallic element; the only metal that is liquid at ordinary temperatures
    quicksilver; Hg; atomic number 80; hydrargyrum.
  • noun (Roman mythology) messenger of Jupiter and god of commerce; counterpart of Greek Hermes

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gypsum

  • noun a common white or colorless mineral (hydrated calcium sulphate) used to make cements and plasters (especially plaster of Paris)

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chrome

  • noun another word for chromium when it is used in dyes or pigments
  • verb plate with chromium
    chromium-plate.
    • chrome bathroom fixtures

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sugar_of_lead

  • noun a poisonous white solid (Pb[CH3CO]2) used in dyeing cotton and in making enamels and varnishes
    lead acetate.

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copper_sulfate

  • noun a copper salt made by the action of sulfuric acid on copper oxide
    copper sulphate; cupric sulfate; cupric sulphate.

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carbonate

  • noun a salt or ester of carbonic acid (containing the anion CO3)
  • verb turn into a carbonate

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double_salt

  • noun a solution of two simple salts that forms a single substance on crystallization

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birch_oil

  • noun a liquid ester with a strong odor of wintergreen; applied externally for minor muscle and joint pain
    methyl salicylate; sweet-birch oil.

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benzoate_of_soda

  • noun a white crystalline salt used as a food preservative and antiseptic
    sodium benzoate.

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bromide

  • noun any of the salts of hydrobromic acid; formerly used as a sedative but now generally replaced by safer drugs
  • noun a trite or obvious remark
    banality; platitude; cliche; commonplace.

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tartar

  • noun a salt used especially in baking powder
    potassium bitartrate; potassium hydrogen tartrate; cream of tartar.
  • noun a fiercely vigilant and unpleasant woman
    dragon.

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calcium_carbonate

  • noun a salt found in nature as chalk or calcite or aragonite or limestone

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white

  • noun the quality or state of the achromatic color of greatest lightness (bearing the least resemblance to black)
    whiteness.
  • noun a member of the Caucasoid race
    White person; Caucasian.

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chloride

  • noun any compound containing a chlorine atom
  • noun any salt of hydrochloric acid (containing the chloride ion)

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aspirin

  • noun the acetylated derivative of salicylic acid; used as an analgesic anti-inflammatory drug (trade names Bayer, Empirin, and St. Joseph) usually taken in tablet form; used as an antipyretic; slows clotting of the blood by poisoning platelets
    acetylsalicylic acid; Empirin; St. Joseph; Bayer.

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potassium_chlorate

  • noun a white salt (KClO3) used in matches, fireworks, and explosives; also used as a disinfectant and bleaching agent

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cupric_sulphate

  • noun a copper salt made by the action of sulfuric acid on copper oxide
    copper sulphate; cupric sulfate; copper sulfate.

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sal_soda

  • noun a sodium salt of carbonic acid; used in making soap powders and glass and paper
    sodium carbonate; washing soda; soda ash; soda.

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potassium

  • noun a light soft silver-white metallic element of the alkali metal group; oxidizes rapidly in air and reacts violently with water; is abundant in nature in combined forms occurring in sea water and in carnallite and kainite and sylvite
    K; atomic number 19.

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phenyl

(Chem.) A hydrocarbon radical (C6H5) regarded as the essential residue of benzene, and the basis of an immense number of aromatic derivatives.

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blanc_fixe

  • noun a white insoluble radiopaque powder used as a pigment
    barium sulphate; barium sulfate.

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hydrogen_carbonate

  • noun a salt of carbonic acid (containing the anion HCO3) in which one hydrogen atom has been replaced; an acid carbonate
    bicarbonate.

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phenyl_salicylate

  • noun a white powder with a pleasant taste and odor; used to absorb light in sun tan lotions or as a preservative or an antiseptic or a coating for pills in which the medicine is intended for enteric release
    salol.

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paris_green

  • noun a toxic double salt of copper arsenate and copper acetate
  • noun a shade of green tinged with yellow
    yellow green; pea green; chartreuse; yellowish green.

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bile

  • noun a digestive juice secreted by the liver and stored in the gallbladder; aids in the digestion of fats
    gall.

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borosilicate

  • noun a salt of boric and silicic acids

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sal_ammoniac

  • noun a white salt used in dry cells
    ammonium chloride.

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bichromate

  • noun a salt of the hypothetical dichromic acid
    dichromate.

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soda_ash

  • noun a sodium salt of carbonic acid; used in making soap powders and glass and paper
    sodium carbonate; sal soda; washing soda; soda.

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double

  • noun a base hit on which the batter stops safely at second base
    two-base hit; two-baser; two-bagger.
    • he hit a double to deep centerfield
  • noun a stand-in for movie stars to perform dangerous stunts
    stunt man; stunt woman.
    • his first job in Hollywood was as a double for Clark Gable

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potassium_ferrocyanide

  • noun a cyanide compound that is prepared by the reaction of potassium cyanide with ferrous salts; commonly used by gardeners
    yellow prussiate of potash.

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ammonium_carbamate

  • noun a salt of carbamic acid that is used as a nitrogen fertilizer

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calcium

  • noun a white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light; the fifth most abundant element in the earth's crust; an important component of most plants and animals
    Ca; atomic number 20.

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magnesium

  • noun a light silver-white ductile bivalent metallic element; in pure form it burns with brilliant white flame; occurs naturally only in combination (as in magnesite and dolomite and carnallite and spinel and olivine)
    atomic number 12; Mg.

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sodium_fluoride

  • noun a colorless crystalline salt of sodium (NaF) used in fluoridation of water and to prevent tooth decay

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inorganic_phosphate

  • noun a salt of phosphoric acid
    orthophosphate; phosphate.

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antimony_potassium_tartrate

  • noun a poisonous colorless salt used as a mordant and in medicine
    tartar emetic.

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acetin

  • noun any of three liquid acetates that are formed when acetic acid and glycerin are heated together

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saltiness

  • noun language or humor that is down-to-earth
    coarseness.
    • the saltiness of their language was inappropriate
    • self-parody and saltiness riddled their core genre
  • noun the taste experience when common salt is taken into the mouth
    salt; salinity.

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sodium_benzoate

  • noun a white crystalline salt used as a food preservative and antiseptic
    benzoate of soda.

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cellulose_xanthate

  • noun a cellulose ester obtained by treating cellulose with caustic soda
    viscose.

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carboxymethyl

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sodium_dichromate

  • noun a red-orange salt used as a mordant
    sodium bichromate.

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magnesium_carbonate

  • noun a very white crystalline salt that occurs naturally as magnesite or as dolomite

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acetate

  • noun a salt or ester of acetic acid
    ethanoate.
  • noun a fabric made from fibers of cellulose acetate
    acetate rayon.

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uranyl

  • noun the bivalent radical UO2 which forms salts with acids
    uranyl group; uranyl radical.

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tophus

  • noun a deposit of urates around a joint or in the external ear; diagnostic of advanced or chronic gout
    chalkstone.
  • noun an incrustation that forms on the teeth and gums
    calculus; tartar.

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oxalacetate

  • noun a salt or ester of oxalacetic acid
    oxaloacetate.

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potassium_carbonate

  • noun a white salt (K2CO3) that is basic in solution; used to make glass and cleansing agents

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potassium_hydrogen_tartrate

  • noun a salt used especially in baking powder
    potassium bitartrate; tartar; cream of tartar.

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glauber's_salts

  • noun (Na2SO4.10H2O) a colorless salt used as a cathartic
    Glauber's salt.
  • noun (Na2SO4.10H2O) a colorless salt used as a cathartic
    Glauber's salt.

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calcium_phosphate

  • noun a phosphate of calcium; a main constituent of animal bones

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copper_sulphate

  • noun a copper salt made by the action of sulfuric acid on copper oxide
    cupric sulfate; cupric sulphate; copper sulfate.

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hydrogen

  • noun a nonmetallic univalent element that is normally a colorless and odorless highly flammable diatomic gas; the simplest and lightest and most abundant element in the universe
    H; atomic number 1.

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cream

  • noun the best people or things in a group
    pick.
    • the cream of England's young men were killed in the Great War
  • noun the part of milk containing the butterfat

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saline

  • noun an isotonic solution of sodium chloride and distilled water
    saline solution.
  • adjective satellite containing salt
    • a saline substance
    • salty tears

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rochelle_salts

  • noun a double salt used in Seidlitz powder; acts as a cathartic
    potassium sodium tartrate; Rochelle salt.
  • noun a double salt used in Seidlitz powder; acts as a cathartic
    potassium sodium tartrate; Rochelle salt.

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ammonium_chloride

  • noun a white salt used in dry cells
    sal ammoniac.

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lithonate

  • noun a white powder (LiCO3) used in manufacturing glass and ceramics and as a drug; the drug (trade names Lithane or Lithonate or Eskalith) is used to treat some forms of depression and manic episodes of manic-depressive disorder
    lithium carbonate; Lithane; Eskalith.

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sodium_chlorate

  • noun a colorless salt (NaClO3) used as a weed killer and an antiseptic

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sugar

  • noun a white crystalline carbohydrate used as a sweetener and preservative
    refined sugar.
  • noun an essential structural component of living cells and source of energy for animals; includes simple sugars with small molecules as well as macromolecular substances; are classified according to the number of monosaccharide groups they contain
    carbohydrate; saccharide.

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sodium_sulfate

  • noun a solid white bitter salt used in manufacturing glass and paper and dyes and pharmaceuticals
    sodium sulphate.

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mercury_fulminate

  • noun a fulminate that when dry explodes violently if struck or heated; used in detonators and blasting caps and percussion caps
    fulminate of mercury; fulminating mercury.

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ester

  • noun formed by reaction between an acid and an alcohol with elimination of water

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empirin

  • noun the acetylated derivative of salicylic acid; used as an analgesic anti-inflammatory drug (trade names Bayer, Empirin, and St. Joseph) usually taken in tablet form; used as an antipyretic; slows clotting of the blood by poisoning platelets
    acetylsalicylic acid; St. Joseph; Bayer; aspirin.

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common_salt

  • noun a white crystalline solid consisting mainly of sodium chloride (NaCl)
    sodium chloride.
  • noun white crystalline form of especially sodium chloride used to season and preserve food
    salt; table salt.

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emetic

  • noun a medicine that induces nausea and vomiting
    nauseant; vomit; vomitive.

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calcium_sulphate

  • noun a white salt (CaSO4)
    calcium sulfate.

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zinc_sulphate

  • noun a colorless water-soluble powder; used as a mordant or to preserve wood or for the electrodeposition of zinc
    white vitriol; zinc sulfate; zinc vitriol.

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vanadate

  • noun a salt or ester of vanadic acid; an anion containing pentavalent vanadium

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propenoate

  • noun a salt or ester of propenoic acid
    acrylate.

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oil

  • noun a slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water
  • noun oil paint containing pigment that is used by an artist
    oil color; oil colour.

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table_salt

  • noun white crystalline form of especially sodium chloride used to season and preserve food
    common salt; salt.

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sodium_sulphate

  • noun a solid white bitter salt used in manufacturing glass and paper and dyes and pharmaceuticals
    sodium sulfate.

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soda

  • noun a sodium salt of carbonic acid; used in making soap powders and glass and paper
    sodium carbonate; sal soda; washing soda; soda ash.
  • noun a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring
    tonic; soda pop; soda water; pop.
    • in New England they call sodas tonics

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ethanoate

  • noun a salt or ester of acetic acid
    acetate.

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washing_soda

  • noun a sodium salt of carbonic acid; used in making soap powders and glass and paper
    sodium carbonate; sal soda; soda ash; soda.

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ammonium

  • noun the ion NH4 derived from ammonia; behaves in many respects like an alkali metal ion
    ammonium ion.

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lead_acetate

  • noun a poisonous white solid (Pb[CH3CO]2) used in dyeing cotton and in making enamels and varnishes
    sugar of lead.

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chrome_alum

  • noun a violet-colored salt used in hide tanning and as a mordant in dyeing

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birch

  • noun hard close-grained wood of any of various birch trees; used especially in furniture and interior finishes and plywood
  • noun any betulaceous tree or shrub of the genus Betula having a thin peeling bark
    birch tree.

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potassium_alum

  • noun a white crystalline double sulfate of aluminum: the potassium double sulfate of aluminum
    alum; potash alum.

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sweet-birch_oil

  • noun a liquid ester with a strong odor of wintergreen; applied externally for minor muscle and joint pain
    methyl salicylate; birch oil.

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ammoniac

  • noun the aromatic gum of the ammoniac plant
    gum ammoniac.
  • adjective pertaining to or containing or similar to ammonia
    ammoniacal.

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sodium_cyanide

  • noun a white poisonous salt (NaCN) used in electroplating

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vitriol

  • noun (H2SO4) a highly corrosive acid made from sulfur dioxide; widely used in the chemical industry
    oil of vitriol; sulfuric acid; sulphuric acid.
  • noun abusive or venomous language used to express blame or censure or bitter deep-seated ill will
    invective; vituperation.

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lithane

  • noun a white powder (LiCO3) used in manufacturing glass and ceramics and as a drug; the drug (trade names Lithane or Lithonate or Eskalith) is used to treat some forms of depression and manic episodes of manic-depressive disorder
    lithium carbonate; Eskalith; Lithonate.

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cupric_sulfate

  • noun a copper salt made by the action of sulfuric acid on copper oxide
    copper sulphate; cupric sulphate; copper sulfate.

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fulminate_of_mercury

  • noun a fulminate that when dry explodes violently if struck or heated; used in detonators and blasting caps and percussion caps
    mercury fulminate; fulminating mercury.

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lactate

  • noun a salt or ester of lactic acid
  • verb give suck to
    wet-nurse; suckle; breastfeed; give suck; suck; nurse.
    • The wetnurse suckled the infant
    • You cannot nurse your baby in public in some places

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salt

  • noun a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
  • noun white crystalline form of especially sodium chloride used to season and preserve food
    common salt; table salt.

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citrate

  • noun a salt or ester of citric acid
  • verb cause to form a salt or ester of citric acid

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