lead silicate

noun
\ ˈled- \

Definition of lead silicate

: any of various salts (as the normal monosilicate PbSiO3) made by reaction of lead monoxide or a lead salt with silica or a silicate and used chiefly in glass and ceramics and as pigments (as in compounding rubber) — see white lead sense c

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“Lead silicate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lead%20silicate. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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