from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any tartrate in the form of a univalent radical, wherein only one replaceable hydrogen atom has been replaced by a base, causing it to have twice the amount of acid contained in a normal salt.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Hydrous carbonate of bismuth, an earthy mineral of a dull white or yellowish color.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In chem., bismuth of which one atom is united to one atom of oxygen. This compound (incapable of separate existence) occurs as a compound radical.


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