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magnesium hydroxide


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A white powder, Mg(OH)2, used as an antacid and a laxative.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The base Mg(OH)2 that occurs naturally as brucite; it is used as an antacid and in many industrial processes

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A slightly alkaline chemical substance, Mg(OH)2, the active principle in the antacid milk of magnesia, also used as a laxative.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a white crystalline powder used chiefly in medicines


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