Subcarbonate
Subcarbonate Sub*car"bon*ate, n. (Chem.) A carbonate containing an excess of the basic constituent. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • subcarbonate — A mixture or complex of a base and its carbonate. * * * subcarbonate see BISMUTH SUBCARBONATE * * * sub·car·bo·nate (səb kahrґbo nāt) any basic carbonate …   Medical dictionary

  • subcarbonate — “+ noun Etymology: sub + carbonate : a basic carbonate (as bismuth subcarbonate) …   Useful english dictionary

  • subcarbonate — noun oxycarbonate …   Wiktionary

  • subcarbonate — sub·carbonate …   English syllables

  • Bismuth subcarbonate — Other names bismuth oxycarbonate, bismuthyl carbonate, bismutite Identifiers CAS number …   Wikipedia

  • bismuth subcarbonate — bismuth sub·car·bon·ate .səb kär bə .nāt, nət n a white or pale yellowish white powder that is a basic salt of varying composition obtained by reaction of a carbonate with a bismuth salt and used chiefly in treating gastrointestinal disorders,… …   Medical dictionary

  • bismuth subcarbonate — noun : a basic salt obtained as a white powder of varying composition by reaction of a carbonate with a bismuth salt (as bismuth subnitrate) and used chiefly in treating gastrointestinal disorders and in cosmetics …   Useful english dictionary

  • bismuth — A trivalent metallic element; atomic no. 83, atomic wt. 20.98037. Several of its salts are used in medicine; some contain BiO+, rather than Bi3+, and are called subsalts. [Ger. Wismut, weisse Masse, white mass] b. aluminate a gastric antacid. SYN …   Medical dictionary

  • Bismuth — (pronEng|ˈbɪzməθ) is a chemical element that has the symbol Bi and atomic number 83. This heavy, brittle, white crystalline trivalent poor metal has a pink tinge and chemically resembles arsenic and antimony. Of all the metals, it is the most… …   Wikipedia

  • A baker's dozen — Baker Bak er, n. [AS. b[ae]cere. See {Bake}, v. t.] 1. One whose business it is to bake bread, biscuit, etc. [1913 Webster] 2. A portable oven in which baking is done. [U.S.] [1913 Webster] {A baker s dozen}, thirteen. {Baker foot}, a distorted… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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