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sulfurated potash

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noun Veterinary Medicine.

a yellowish-brown mixture consisting mainly of potassium polysulfides and potassium thiosulfate, used in treating mange.

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Also called liver of sulfur.

Origin of sulfurated potash

First recorded in 1865–70
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