calcium sulfate

calcium sulfate
noun Date: 1869 a white salt CaSO4 that occurs especially as anhydrite, gypsum, and plaster of paris and that in hydrated form is used as a building material and in anhydrous form is used as a drying agent

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  • calcium sulfate — n a white calcium salt CaSO4 used esp. as a diluent in tablets and in hydrated form as plaster of paris * * * [NF] the sulfate salt of calcium, CaSO4, found commonly in nature in the anhydrous form (anhydrite) and in a hydrated form known as… …   Medical dictionary

  • Calcium sulfate — Chembox new Name = Calcium sulfate ImageFile = Calcium sulfate hemihydrate.jpg ImageSize = 200px ImageName = Calcium sulfate hemihydrate OtherNames = Plaster of Paris, Drierite Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = 7778 18 9 RTECS = WS6920000… …   Wikipedia

  • calcium sulfate — noun a white salt (CaSO4) • Syn: ↑calcium sulphate • Hypernyms: ↑salt • Hyponyms: ↑gypsum, ↑plaster of Paris, ↑plaster * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • calcium sulfate — kalcio sulfatas statusas T sritis chemija formulė CaSO₄ atitikmenys: angl. calcium sulfate rus. кальций сернокислый; кальция сульфат ryšiai: sinonimas – kalcio tetraoksosulfatas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • calcium sulfate — noun The calcium salt of sulfuric acid, CaSO, the hydrates of which are known as gypsum or plaster of Paris …   Wiktionary

  • Calcium sulfate —   A white crystalline salt, insoluble in water. Used in Keene s cement, in pigments, as a paper filler, and as a drying agent.   U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Information Administration s Energy Glossary …   Energy terms

  • Calcium sulfate (data page) — This page provides supplementary chemical data on calcium sulfate. Material Safety Data Sheet The handling of this chemical may incur notable safety precautions. It is highly recommend that you seek the Material Safety Datasheet (MSDS) for this… …   Wikipedia

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  • Calcium — (pronEng|ˈkælsiəm) is the chemical element with the symbol Ca and atomic number 20. It has an atomic mass of 40.078. Calcium is a soft grey alkaline earth metal, and is the fifth most abundant element by mass in the Earth s crust. Calcium is also …   Wikipedia

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