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sodium bromide

noun, Chemistry
1.
a white, crystalline, hygroscopic, water-soluble solid, NaBr, used chiefly in photography as a developer, and in medicine as a sedative.
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  • The usual method is to condemn vigorously the use of potassium bromide, and substitute ammonium or sodium bromide for it.

  • If a few grains of sodium bromide were to produce the same effect, they would be just as welcome.

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