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aluminum sulfate

noun, Chemistry.
1.
a white, crystalline, water-soluble solid, Al 2 (SO 4) 3 , used chiefly as a water-purifying agent, as a mordant, and as a size in the manufacture of paper.
Origin of aluminum sulfate
1865-1870
First recorded in 1865-70
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