Complete Definition of "potassa"

English

Etymology
Potassa derives from the Dutch potasch#Dutch|potasch (potash).

Noun
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  1. a trivial name for chemical compound potassium hydroxide.

Synonyms
caustic potash
potash lye

Derived terms
potassium

References
Potassa and Potassium in the Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, 1974 edition.


Italian

Noun
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  1. potash; potassium carbonate

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