manganous sulfate

noun

Definition of manganous sulfate

: an almost white salt MnSO4 that is usually obtained as the rose-colored efflorescent crystalline tetrahydrate by treating manganese dioxide with sulfuric acid and powdered coal and that is used chiefly as a fertilizer and spray for plants

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“Manganous sulfate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/manganous%20sulfate. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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