Definition of Calcium sulphate

1. Noun. A white salt (CaSO4).

Exact synonyms: Calcium Sulfate
Specialized synonyms: Gypsum, Plaster, Plaster Of Paris
Generic synonyms: Salt

Definition of Calcium sulphate

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of calcium sulfate) ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Calcium Sulphate

calcium phosphate
calcium phosphates
calcium propionate
calcium pump
calcium pyrophosphate
calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate deposition disease
calcium radioisotopes
calcium rigor
calcium saccharate
calcium sign
calcium sorbate
calcium stearate
calcium sulfate
calcium sulfite
calcium sulphate (current term)
calcium trisodium pentetate
calcium tungstate

Literary usage of Calcium sulphate

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1905)
"The Solubility of calcium sulphate in Solutions of Ammonium Salts and of Certain ... It is shown that the solubility curve for calcium sulphate-ammonium ..."

2. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1910)
"Conductance of calcium sulphate solutions of known concentration. 8. The specific conductance of solutions saturated with calcium sulphate. 9. ..."

3. Standard Methods of Chemical Analysis: A Manual of Analytical Methods and by Wilfred Welday Scott (1922)
"Should calcium sulphate be present the portion soluble in water is examined for lime or sulphuric acid and calculated to calcium sulphate, any residual lime ..."

4. A Dictionary of Applied Chemistry by Thomas Edward Thorpe (1921)
"The scale from sea water is mainly calcium sulphate, together with magnesium ... The calcium sulphate may be between 80-90 pc, magnesium hydroxide 2-5 pc, ..."

5. Transactions of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and (1911)
"The Reduction of calcium sulphate by Carbon Monoxide and Carbon, and the Oxidation of ... IN a previous paper,1 The Behavior of calcium sulphate at Elevated ..."

6. The Analyst (1879)
"In the sample in which I found 20 per cent, of calcium sulphate, there was also 2-8 per cent, of sulphate of barium. In a case at Huddersfield, ..."

7. A Dictionary of Applied Chemistry by Thomas Edward Thorpe (1912)
"explains why calcium sulphate so tenaciously retains sodium sulphate. ... When a mixture of equal weights of anhydrous calcium sulphate and potassium ..."

8. Annual Report by Illinois Farmers' Institute (1905)
"By simply putting in thorough drainage, and then putting on enough calcium sulphate, or land plaster, to make this reaction, then this soluble magnesium ..."

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