Glauber salt
noun see Glauber's salt

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  • Glauber salt — 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

  • Glauber salt — /ˈglɔbə sɒlt/ (say glawbuh solt), /ˈglaʊ / (say glow ) noun sodium sulphate, used as a cathartic, etc. Also, Glauber s salt. {named after JR Glauber, 1604–68, German chemist} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Glauber salt — Glau·ber salt (glouґber) [Johann Rudolf Glauber, German physician and chemist, 1604–1670] sodium sulfate …   Medical dictionary

  • glauber salt — noun see glauber s salt …   Useful english dictionary

  • Glauber salt — sodium sulfate …   Medical dictionary

  • Glauber's salt — [glou′bərz] n. [after J. R. Glauber (1604 68), Ger chemist] hydrated sodium sulfate, Na2SO4·10H2O, a crystalline salt used in medicine as a cathartic or diuretic, and in heating systems, etc.: also Glauber salt (or salts) …   English World dictionary

  • Glauber's salt — noun Etymology: Johann R. Glauber died 1668 German chemist Date: 1736 a colorless crystalline sulfate of sodium Na2SO4•10H2O used especially in dyeing, as a cathartic, and in solar energy systems sometimes used in plural; called also Glauber salt …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Glauber's salt — /glow beuhrz/ the decahydrate form of sodium sulfate, a colorless, crystalline, water soluble solid, Na2SO410H2O, used chiefly in textile dyeing and as a cathartic. Also, Glauber salt. [1730 40; named after J. R. Glauber (1604 68), German… …   Universalium

  • Glauber's salt — Salt Salt, n. [AS. sealt; akin to OS. & OFries. salt, D. zout, G. salz, Icel., Sw., & Dan. salt, L. sal, Gr. ?, Russ. sole, Ir. & Gael. salann, W. halen, of unknown origin. Cf. {Sal}, {Salad}, {Salary}, {Saline}, {Sauce}, {Sausage}.] 1. The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Glauber's salts — Salt Salt, n. [AS. sealt; akin to OS. & OFries. salt, D. zout, G. salz, Icel., Sw., & Dan. salt, L. sal, Gr. ?, Russ. sole, Ir. & Gael. salann, W. halen, of unknown origin. Cf. {Sal}, {Salad}, {Salary}, {Saline}, {Sauce}, {Sausage}.] 1. The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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