a soluble substance usually obtained as colourless crystals of the decahydrate: used in making glass and as a fertilizer. Formula: K2SO4
noun, Chemistry. 1. a colorless, crystalline, hygroscopic, water-soluble solid, KSCN, used chiefly in the manufacture of chemicals, dyes, and drugs.
[poh-tey-shuh n] /poʊˈteɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act of drinking. 2. a drink or draft, especially of an alcoholic beverage. /pəʊˈteɪʃən/ noun 1. the act of drinking 2. a drink or draught, esp of alcoholic drink n. early 15c., from Old French potacion, from Latin potationem (nom. potatio) “a drinking; poisonous drink, potion,” noun of […]
[puh-tey-toh, -tuh] /pəˈteɪ toʊ, -tə/ noun, plural potatoes. 1. Also called Irish potato, white potato. the edible tuber of a cultivated plant, Solanum tuberosum, of the nightshade family. 2. the plant itself. 3. (defs 1, 2). /pəˈteɪtəʊ/ noun (pl) -toes 1. Also called Irish potato, white potato 2. any of various similar plants, esp the […]
noun 1. the green berry of the potato.