sodium sulfate

  1. a white, crystalline, water-soluble solid, Na2SO4, used chiefly in the manufacture of dyes, soaps, detergents, glass, and ceramic glazes.

Origin of sodium sulfate

First recorded in 1880–85

Words Nearby sodium sulfate Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use sodium sulfate in a sentence

  • The sodium appears as Na in the sodium sulfate, and the chlorin as Cl in the two parts of hydrochloric acid.

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