potassium sulfate
noun Date: 1869 a white crystalline compound K2SO4 used especially as a fertilizer

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  • potassium sulfate — n a white crystalline compound K2SO4 which has been used medicinally as a cathartic …   Medical dictionary

  • potassium sulfate — n. a white, crystalline solid, K2SO4, used in fertilizers, medicine, etc …   English World dictionary

  • potassium sulfate — kalio sulfatas statusas T sritis chemija formulė K₂SO₄ atitikmenys: angl. normal potassium sulfate; potassium sulfate; salt of Lemery rus. калий сернокислый; калия сульфат ryšiai: sinonimas – dikalio tetraoksosulfatas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • potassium sulfate — noun : either of two crystalline sulfates of potassium: a. : the normal salt K2SO4 occurring naturally especially in complex sulfates (as langbeinite, polyhalite) and used chiefly as a fertilizer and in the manufacture of alums and other… …   Useful english dictionary

  • potassium sulfate — Chem. a crystalline, water soluble solid, K2SO4, used chiefly in the manufacture of fertilizers, alums, and mineral water, and as a reagent in analytical chemistry. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • potassium sulfate — potas′sium sul′fate n. chem. a crystalline, water soluble solid, K2SO4, used chiefly in the manufacture of fertilizers, alums, and mineral water and as a reagent in analytical chemistry • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • normal potassium sulfate — kalio sulfatas statusas T sritis chemija formulė K₂SO₄ atitikmenys: angl. normal potassium sulfate; potassium sulfate; salt of Lemery rus. калий сернокислый; калия сульфат ryšiai: sinonimas – dikalio tetraoksosulfatas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • aluminium-potassium sulfate — aliuminio kalio alūnas statusas T sritis chemija formulė KAl(SO₄)₂·12H₂O atitikmenys: angl. aluminium potassium alum; aluminium potassium sulfate rus. алюминиево калиевые квасцы ryšiai: sinonimas – aliuminio kalio bis(tetraoksosulfatas)… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • aluminum potassium sulfate — potassium alum …   Medical dictionary

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