sodium sulfate
noun Date: 1869 a bitter salt Na2SO4 used especially in detergents, in the manufacture of wood pulp and rayon, in dyeing and finishing textiles, and in its hydrated form as a cathartic — compare Glauber's salt

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  • sodium sulfate — n a bitter salt Na2SO4 used esp. in detergents, in the manufacture of wood pulp and rayon, in dyeing and finishing textiles, and in its hydrated form as a cathartic see GLAUBER S SALT * * * [USP] the decahydrate disodium salt of sulfuric acid,… …   Medical dictionary

  • sodium sulfate — n. a white, crystalline salt, Na2SO4, used in medicine and in the making of dyes, glass, etc …   English World dictionary

  • sodium sulfate — noun a solid white bitter salt used in manufacturing glass and paper and dyes and pharmaceuticals • Syn: ↑sodium sulphate • Hypernyms: ↑sulfate, ↑sulphate * * * noun : either of two crystalline sulfates of sodium: a …   Useful english dictionary

  • sodium sulfate — noun The sodium salt of sulfuric acid, NaSO; it is a mild laxative (as Glaubers salt), and is used in the manufacture of paper, detergents and many other products. Syn: sulfate of soda …   Wiktionary

  • sodium sulfate — Chem. a white, crystalline, water soluble solid, Na2SO4, used chiefly in the manufacture of dyes, soaps, detergents, glass, and ceramic glazes. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • sodium sulfate — so′dium sul′fate n. chem. a white, crystalline, water soluble solid, Na2SO4, used chiefly in the manufacture of dyes, soaps, detergents, glass, and ceramic glazes • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

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  • sodium sulfate decahydrate — natrio sulfatas dekahidratas statusas T sritis chemija formulė Na₂SO₄·10H₂O atitikmenys: angl. Glauber salt; sodium sulfate decahydrate rus. глауберова соль; натрия сульфата декагират ryšiai: sinonimas – Glauberio druska …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • Sulfate de sodium — Général No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

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