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aluminum sulfate

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aluminum sulfate

noun

Definition of ALUMINUM SULFATE

:  a white salt Al2(SO4)3 usually made by treating bauxite with sulfuric acid and used in making paper, in water purification, and in tanning

First Known Use of ALUMINUM SULFATE

1868

aluminum sulfate

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ALUMINUM SULFATE

:  a colorless salt Al2(SO4)3 that is a powerful astringent and is used as a local antiperspirant and in water purification

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