barium hydroxide


noun Chemistry.

Also called barium hydrate.
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British Dictionary definitions for barium hydroxide

barium hydroxide


noun

a white poisonous crystalline solid, used in the manufacture of organic compounds and in the preparation of beet sugar. Formula: Ba(OH) 2Also called: baryta
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Medicine definitions for barium hydroxide

barium hydroxide


n.

A water soluble base used as a chemical reagent.
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