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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A salt or ester of sulphuric acid

Usage examples (36)
  • They treated the lake with aluminum sulfate, which is used in pickles and relish.
  • Gypsum contains calcium sulfate, which is used to manufacture sheetrock and fertilizer.
  • It looks like copper sulfate, which is innocuous enough to be carrying around in an open beaker.
  • Gypsum contains calcium sulfate, which is used in drywall, a commercially sold construction material. for more
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