potassium bromide


potassium bromide

noun

Definition of POTASSIUM BROMIDE

:  a crystalline salt KBr with a saline taste that is used especially as a sedative and in photography

First Known Use of POTASSIUM BROMIDE

1869

potassium bromide

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of POTASSIUM BROMIDE

: a crystalline salt KBr with a saline taste that is used as a sedative and in photography

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