An artificially produced beta-emitting isotope of potassium having a half-life of 12.36 hours; it is used as a radioactive tracer in studies of potassium distribution in bodily fluids.
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- potassium phosphate,
- potassium sulfate,
- potassium sulphate,
- potassium thiocyanate,
- potassium-argon dating,
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