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

  • n. A mixture of calcium oxide and sodium or potassium hydroxide, used as a drying agent and carbon dioxide absorbent.

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  • n. a mixture of sodium and calcium hydroxides; absorbs liquids and gases

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