a lemon-yellow, crystalline, water-soluble solid, K 4 Fe(CN) 6 ⋅3H 2 O, used chiefly in casehardening alloys having an iron base and in dyeing wool and silk.
a yellow soluble crystalline compound used in case-hardening steel and making dyes and pigments. Formula: K4Fe(CN)6 Also called potassium hexacyanoferrate (II), yellow prussiate of potash
noun, Chemistry. 1. a white, crystalline, hygroscopic, toxic powder, KF, used chiefly as an insecticide, a disinfectant, and in etching glass.
- Potassium hydrogen tartrate
noun 1. a colourless or white soluble crystalline salt used in baking powders, soldering fluxes, and laxatives. Formula: KHC4H4O6 Also called (not in technical usage) potassium bitartrate, cream of tartar
noun, Chemistry. 1. a white, deliquescent, water-soluble solid, KOH, usually in the form of lumps, sticks, or pellets, that upon solution in water generates heat: used chiefly in the manufacture of soap, as a laboratory reagent, and as a caustic. noun 1. a white deliquescent alkaline solid used in the manufacture of soap, liquid shampoos, […]
noun, Chemistry, Pharmacology. 1. a white, crystalline, water-soluble powder, KI, having a bitter saline taste: used chiefly in the manufacture of photographic emulsions, as a laboratory reagent, in the preparation of Gram’s solution for biological staining, and in medicine as an expectorant and to treat thyroid conditions. potassium iodide n. A white crystalline compound used […]