Glauber's salt definition

  • noun:
    • A colorless hydrated sodium sulfate, Na2SO4·10H2O, found in paper and glass production and as a cathartic and diuretic.
    • sodium sulphate decahydrate.
    • See in Vocabulary.
    • (Na2SO4.10H2O) a colorless salt used as a cathartic
  • others:
    • Sulphate of soft drink, a well-known cathartic. It really is a white crystalline compound, with a cooling, slightly bitter taste, and it is frequently known as “salts.”

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