Medical Dictionary

aluminum hydroxide

noun

medical Definition of aluminum hydroxide

:any of several white gelatinous or crystalline hydrates Al2O3·nH2O of alumina; especially :one Al2O3·3H2O or Al(OH)3 used in medicine as an antacid

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up aluminum hydroxide? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

all at once

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!