lead acetate

noun

Definition of lead acetate

:an acetate of lead; especially :a poisonous soluble salt PbC4H6O4·3H2O

First Known Use of lead acetate

1866


Medical Dictionary

lead acetate

noun \ ˈled- \

medical Definition of lead acetate

:a poisonous soluble lead salt PbC4H6O4·3H2O used in medicine especially formerly as an astringent called also sugar of lead

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