Origin of permanganate
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Crystals of iodine as opposed to permanganate of potash for antiseptic he discussed.The Leopard Woman
Stewart Edward White
But the poison had not all been sucked from the wounds or counteracted in the veins by the permanganate.Bloom of Cactus
Robert Ames Bennet
Stir with a piece of wood until the permanganate is dissolved.The Book-Hunter at Home
P. B. M. Allan
The iodid, permanganate, and carbonate of potash have been used.Special Report on Diseases of the Horse
United States Department of Agriculture
This solution, by permanganate of potash, is first green and then grey.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection
Alexander Wynter Blyth
- a salt of permanganic acid
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- Any of the salts of permanganic acid, all of which are strong oxidizing agents.
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- A salt of permanganic acid, containing the group MnO4. Permanganates are strong oxidizing agents.
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