potash

potash: see potassium carbonate.

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  • potassium carbonate - potassium carbonate potassium carbonate, chemical compound, K2CO3, white, crystalline, deliquescent ...
  • muriate of potash - muriate of potash: muriate of potash: see potassium chloride.
  • caustic potash - caustic potash: caustic potash: see potassium hydroxide.
  • potassium hydroxide - potassium hydroxide potassium hydroxide, chemical compound with formula KOH. Pure potassium ...
  • potassium chloride - potassium chloride potassium chloride, chemical compound, KCl, a colorless or white, cubic, ...

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