Definition of Barium dioxide
1. Noun. A white toxic powder obtained by heating barium oxide in air.
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Literary usage of Barium dioxide
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1. The Mineral Industry (1902)
"barium dioxide.—The production of hydrogen dioxide from barium dioxide in ... The present world's production of barium dioxide is estimated at 10000 long ..."
2. American Druggist (1891)
"This operation requires from three to four hours; the barium dioxide forms ... All things being properly disposed, the hydrated barium dioxide is added, ..."
3. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1833)
"... barium dioxide, Ba"O2, and manganese dioxide, Mn"02. These two kinds of dioxide differ enormously in chemical properties ; their supposed constitution, ..."
4. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1894)
"Of the different acids used by manufacturers to decompose the barium dioxide, hydrofluoric acid is a hurtful irritant; traces of sulphuric acid are are also ..."
5. A Treatise on Chemistry by Henry Enfield Roscoe, Carl Schorlemmer (1884)
"\Yhen dried at 130", barium dioxide is obtained as a white impalpable powder scarcely to be distinguished from magnesia. The pure compound is also easily ..."
6. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"... C. lose the water of crystallization and leave a residue of the anhydrous peroxide. In the Brin process ior the manufacture of oxygen, barium dioxide is ..."