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

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: potassium carbonate
Previous Word in the Dictionary: potassium bromate
All Words Near: potassium bromide

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up potassium bromide? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).