adjective see hemihydrate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hemihydrated — See hemihydrate. * * * …   Universalium

  • hemihydrated — hemi·hy·drated …   English syllables

  • hemihydrated — adjective see hemihydrate …   Useful english dictionary

  • hemihydrate — hemihydrated, adj. /hem i huy drayt/, n. Chem. a hydrate in which there are two molecules of the compound for each molecule of water. [1905 10; HEMI + HYDRATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • hemihydrate — noun Date: circa 1901 a hydrate (as plaster of paris) containing half a mole of water to one mole of the compound forming the hydrate • hemihydrated adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • plasterof Paris — plaster of Paris n. Any of a group of gypsum cements, essentially hemihydrated calcium sulfate, CaSO4· 1/2 H2O, a white powder that forms a paste when it is mixed with water and then hardens into a solid, used in making casts, molds, and… …   Universalium

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