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mixture of soluble salts found in arid soils and some bodies of water; detrimental to agriculture alkali
soils, mineral salts in arid alkali
carbonate of ammonium; used in the manufacture of smelling salts and baking powder and ammonium compounds ammonium carbonate
French physicist who discovered that rays emitted by uranium salts affect photographic plates (1852-1908) Antoine Henri Becquerel , Becquerel , Henri Becquerel
chemical compound that reacts with acids to form salts base
black calfskin leather tanned with chromium salts box calf
water containing salts brine , saltwater , seawater
any of the salts of hydrobromic acid; formerly used as a sedative but now generally replaced by safer drugs bromide
tissue hardened by deposition of lime salts calcification
process that impregnates something with calcium (or calcium salts) calcification
chalky with calcium or calcium salts, process of becoming calcification
hard lump produced by the concretion of mineral salts; found in hollow organs or ducts of the body calculus , concretion
acid that is known only by virtue of its salts (as ammonium carbamate) or its esters (as urethane) carbamic acid
(HClO3) a strong unstable acid with an acrid odor found in chlorate salts chloric acid
unstable acid known only in solution and as chromate salts chromic acid
weak soluble dibasic acid (the parent acid of cyanamide salts) cyanamid , cyanamide
removal of minerals and mineral salts from a liquid (especially from water) demineralisation , demineralization
abnormal loss of mineral salts (especially from bone) demineralisation , demineralization
univalent cation R-N:N- (where R is an aromatic hydrocarbon); found in salts that are used in manufacturing azo dyes diazonium
hypothetical acid (H2Cr2O7) from which dichromates are derived; known only in solution and in the form of dichromate salts dichromic acid
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