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sodium sulfate

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sodium sulfate

noun

Definition of SODIUM SULFATE

:  a bitter salt Na2SO4 used especially in detergents, in the manufacture of wood pulp and rayon, in dyeing and finishing textiles, and in its hydrated form as a cathartic — compare glauber's salt

First Known Use of SODIUM SULFATE

1869

sodium sulfate

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SODIUM SULFATE

:  a bitter salt Na2SO4 used especially in detergents, in the manufacture of wood pulp and rayon, in dyeing and finishing textiles, and in its hydrated form as a cathartic—see glauber's salt

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