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barium oxide

noun, Chemistry.
1.
baryta (def 1).
Also called barium monoxide, barium protoxide.
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barium oxide

noun
1.
a white or yellowish-white poisonous heavy powder used esp as a dehydrating agent. Formula: BaO Also called baryta
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