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strontium hydroxide

noun, Chemistry
a white, slightly water-soluble powder, Sr(OH) 2 , or its crystalline octahydrate (strontium hydrate) used chiefly in the refining of beet sugar.
Also called strontia. Unabridged
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  • Strontium is an active reducing agent that reacts violently with water to liberate hydrogen and form strontium hydroxide.

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