• Definition for "calcium hydroxide"
    • A soft white powder, Ca(OH)2, found in making…
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calcium hydroxide definition

  • noun:
    • A soft white powder, Ca(OH)2, found in making mortar, cements, calcium salts, paints, tough rubber items, and petrochemicals. Also referred to as slaked lime.
    • A soft, white dust, Ca(OH)2, acquired because of the activity of water on calcium oxide; slaked lime.
    • a caustic substance from home heating limestone
    • A soft white dust, Ca(OH)2, utilized in making mortar, cements, calcium salts, shows, tough rubber items, and petrochemicals. Also known as slaked lime.
    • A soft, white powder, Ca(OH)2, obtained because of the activity of liquid on calcium oxide; slaked lime.
    • a caustic compound from home heating limestone
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