Kurrol's salt

Kur·​rol's salt | \ ˈkər|əlz-, ˈku̇r| \

Definition of Kurrol's salt

: an insoluble sodium metaphosphate or potassium metaphosphate especially : a fibrous crystalline sodium metaphosphate NaPO3 IV formed by seeding a melt at 550° C

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History and Etymology for Kurrol's salt

perhaps from the name Kurrol

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“Kurrol's salt.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kurrol%27s%20salt. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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