zinc sulfate


zinc sulfate

noun

Definition of ZINC SULFATE

:  a crystalline salt ZnSO4 used especially in making a white paint pigment, in printing and dyeing, in sprays and fertilizers, and in medicine as an astringent, emetic, and weak antiseptic

First Known Use of ZINC SULFATE

1851

zinc sulfate

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ZINC SULFATE

: a crystalline salt ZnSO4 used in medicine as an astringent, emetic, and weak antiseptic

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