gypsine definition

  • adjective:
    • Gypseous.
  • others:
    • just like gypseous.
  • noun:
    • The trade-name for a fire-proof product, for usage in building, consisting of synthetic hydraulic lime mixed with coke or sand and asbestos and squeezed into blocks like bricks.
    • A dusting-powder containing arseniate of lead, put on plants as an insecticide.

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