potassium-ferrocyanide

potassium ferrocyanide

noun Chemistry.
a lemon-yellow, crystalline, water-soluble solid, K 4 Fe(CN) 6 ⋅3H 2 O, used chiefly in casehardening alloys having an iron base and in dyeing wool and silk.
Also called yellow prussiate of potash.
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potassium ferrocyanide
 
n
potassium hexacyanoferrate (II), Also called: yellow prussiate of potash a yellow soluble crystalline compound used in case-hardening steel and making dyes and pigments. Formula: K4Fe(CN)6

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