calcium stearate definition

  • noun:
    • an insoluble calcium salt of stearic acid and palmitic acid; its created when detergent is blended with water which has calcium ions and it is the scum stated in parts of tough liquid
    • an insoluble calcium sodium of stearic acid and palmitic acid; it is formed whenever detergent is mixed with liquid which contains calcium ions and it is the scum produced in elements of hard water

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