- potash alum,
- potash feldspar,
- potassium acetate,
- potassium acid tartrate,
- potassium alum,
- potassium antimonate,
- potassium bicarbonate
Origin of potassium
Examples from the Web for potassium
It takes around 48 hours for a patient poisoned with potassium to die, which gave Poggiali plenty of distance from the deaths.Nurse Nasty Suspected of Killing 38 People in Italy|Barbie Latza Nadeau|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The summertime staple is also a good source of potassium, vitamin A and vitamin C. 2.
Unlike sports beverages, coconut water is low in carbohydrates, while still rich in potassium.
They also have potassium for hydration and iron for healthy circulation.Mushrooms Are Magic for Women Trying to Lose Weight|Liza Gates|May 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Feel good about using cottage cheese as a dip because it delivers calcium, quality protein and potassium.6 Ways to Avoid ‘Sochi Gut’ While Watching the Olympics|Jenna A. Bell|February 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By this any free sulphur would be converted into a soluble sulphate of Potassium.The Action of Medicines in the System|Frederick William Headland
It is also made by melting the ferrocyanide of potassium with sulphide of potassium.
By far the most important of the conjugate sulphates and representative of the group is potassium indoxyl sulphate.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
Iodide of potassium in large doses (60 to 90 grains) three times a day, is also to be given.Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry|Maximilian Stern
The action of the salts of potassium on the blood is the same as that of sodium salts.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection|Alexander Wynter Blyth
Word Origin for potassium
metallic element, 1807, coined by English chemist Sir Humphrey Davy (1778-1829) from Modern Latin potassa, Latinized form of potash (q.v.). Davy first isolated it from potash. Symbol K is from Latin kalium "potash," from Arabic al-qaliy "the ashes, burnt ashes" (see alkali).