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  • n. Plural form of persalt.


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  • An aqueous solution has a reddish-brown colour, and gives the following results: -- protosalts of iron thrown down olive-brown and persalts greenish-brown precipitates; salts of tin and lead yield brownish-yellow and brick-coloured deposits respectively; while acetate of copper or bichromate of potash furnishes brown residues.

    Field's Chromatography or Treatise on Colours and Pigments as Used by Artists


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