Knop's solution

noun \ˈnäps-, kəˈnōps-\

Definition of Knop's solution

  1. :  a nutrient solution used in growth experiments with higher plants and containing definite proportions of calcium nitrate, potassium nitrate, magnesium sulfate, monobasic potassium phosphate, and potassium chloride dissolved in water

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Origin and Etymology of knop's solution

after J. A. L. W. Knop †1891 German chemist


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