lead acetate


lead acetate

noun

Definition of LEAD ACETATE

:  an acetate of lead; especially :  a poisonous soluble salt PbC4H6O4·3H2O

First Known Use of LEAD ACETATE

1866

lead acetate

noun \ˈled-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of LEAD ACETATE

: a poisonous soluble lead salt PbC4H6O4·3H2O used in medicine especially formerly as an astringent—called also sugar of lead

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