Abraum salts
Abraum A*braum" or Abraum salts A*braum" salts, n. [Ger., fr. abr["a]umen to remove.] A red ocher used to darken mahogany and for making chloride of potassium. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • Abraum salts — is the name given to a mixed deposit of salts, including halite (sodium chloride), carnallite, and kieserite (magnesium sulfate), found in association with rock salt at Aschersleben Staßfurt in Germany. The term comes from the German Abraum salze …   Wikipedia

  • Abraum salts — noun a mixture of Carnallite, Kieserite and Sylvite found in Prussia; chemically, mixed sulphates and chlorides of potassium, sodium and calcium …   Wiktionary

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  • Abraum — A*braum or Abraum salts A*braum salts, n. [Ger., fr. abr[ a]umen to remove.] A red ocher used to darken mahogany and for making chloride of potassium. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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