Words nearby potass
Origin of potass
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The diuretic that I most frequently prescribe is made of the carbonate of potass.
The residue left in the retort was mixed with pure carbonate of potass and dried.The Mystery and Romance of Alchemy and Pharmacy|Charles John Samuel Thompson
Whisky and potass does not agree with everybody; but I am not screwed, not at all.The Hill|Horace Annesley Vachell
Potash, pot′ash, n. a powerful alkali, obtained from the ashes of plants—also Potass′.
We then commenced the making of potass, waiting for the surrender of the colony.Perils and Captivity|Charlotte-Adlade [ne Picard] Dard