carbonate

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carbonate of ammonium; used in the manufacture of smelling salts and baking powder and ammonium compounds ammonium carbonate
mineral form of crystalline calcium carbonate; dimorphic with calcite aragonite
blue carbonate of copper; blue malachite azurite
Algerian plant formerly burned to obtain calcium carbonate barilla , Halogeton souda
salt of carbonic acid (containing the anion HCO3) in which one hydrogen atom has been replaced; an acid carbonate bicarbonate , hydrogen carbonate
light colored mineral consisting of calcium magnesium carbonate; a source of magnesium; used as a ceramic and as fertilizer bitter spar , dolomite
soft porous rock consisting of calcium carbonate deposited from springs rich in lime calc-tufa , tufa
common mineral consisting of crystallized calcium carbonate; a major constituent of limestone calcite
white crystalline salt made by the action of lactic acid on calcium carbonate; used in foods (as a baking powder) and given medically as a source of calcium calcium lactate
crust or layer of hard subsoil encrusted with calcium-carbonate occurring in arid or semiarid regions caliche , hardpan
mineral consisting of lead carbonate that is an important source of lead cerussite , white lead ore
iron ore in the form of ferrous carbonate chalybite , siderite
kind of sedimentary rock resembling marble or limestone but rich in magnesium carbonate dolomite
form of calcium carbonate found in stalactites and stalagmites dripstone
kiln used to reduce naturally occuring forms of calcium carbonate to lime limekiln
white mineral consisting of magnesium carbonate; a source of magnesium magnesite
impure form of potassium carbonate pearl ash
mineral consisting of manganese carbonate; a source of manganese rhodochrosite
solution of ammonium carbonate in ammonia water and alcohol sal volatile , spirits of ammonia
pungent preparation of ammonium carbonate and perfume; sniffed as a stimulant to relieve faintness smelling salts
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