lead acetate

lead acetate
noun Date: 1866 an acetate of lead; especially a poisonous soluble salt PbC4H6O4•3H2O

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  • Lead acetate — can refer to:* Lead tetraacetate (plumbic acetate), Pb(CH3COO)4 * Lead(II) acetate (lead diacetate), Pb(CH3COO)2 …   Wikipedia

  • lead acetate — led n a poisonous soluble lead salt PbC4H6O4·3H2O used in medicine esp. formerly as an astringent called also sugar of lead …   Medical dictionary

  • lead acetate — n. a poisonous, colorless, crystalline compound, Pb(C2H3O2) 2·3H2O, used in making varnishes and paints …   English World dictionary

  • lead acetate — noun a poisonous white solid (Pb[CH3CO]2) used in dyeing cotton and in making enamels and varnishes • Syn: ↑sugar of lead • Hypernyms: ↑acetate, ↑ethanoate, ↑dye, ↑dyestuff * * * lead acetate see ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • lead acetate — švino(II) acetatas statusas T sritis chemija formulė (CH₃COO)₂Pb atitikmenys: angl. lead acetate; lead sugar; sugar of lead rus. свинца ацетат; свинцовый сахар ryšiai: sinonimas – švino cukrus …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • lead acetate — lead′ ac′etate [[t]lɛd[/t]] n. chem. a white, crystalline, water soluble, poisonous solid, Pb(C2H3O2)2∙ 3H2O, used chiefly as a mordant in dyeing and printing textiles and as a drier in paints and varnishes • Etymology: 1895–1900 …   From formal English to slang

  • lead acetate — /led/, Chem. a white, crystalline, water soluble, poisonous solid, Pb(C2H3O2)2·3H2O, used chiefly as a mordant in dyeing and printing textiles and as a drier in paints and varnishes. Also called sugar of lead. [1895 1900] * * * …   Universalium

  • lead acetate — /lɛd ˈæsəteɪt/ (say led asuhtayt) noun a toxic white soluble crystalline salt, (CH3COO)2Pb.3H2O, formerly used as a mordant and as a dryer in paints; sugar of lead …   Australian English dictionary

  • lead acetate paper — švino popierius statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis (CH₃COO)₂Pb tirpale įmirkytas popierius. atitikmenys: angl. lead acetate paper rus. свинцовая бумага …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • Lead — (l[e^]d), n. [OE. led, leed, lead, AS. le[ a]d; akin to D. lood, MHG. l[=o]t, G. loth plummet, sounding lead, small weight, Sw. & Dan. lod. [root]123.] 1. (Chem.) One of the elements, a heavy, pliable, inelastic metal, having a bright, bluish… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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