calcium tungstate

noun

Definition of calcium tungstate

: a white crystalline salt CaWO4 found in nature as scheelite and used chiefly in screens for radiography, in luminous paint, and in fluorescent lamps

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“Calcium tungstate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/calcium%20tungstate. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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