• Definition for "lead acetate"
    • A poisonous white crystalline chemical, Pb(C2H3O2)2·3H2O, used in…
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lead acetate definition

  • noun:
    • A poisonous white crystalline chemical, Pb(C2H3O2)2·3H2O, used in tresses dyes, waterproofing compounds, and varnishes. Also known as sugar of lead.
    • a poisonous white solid (Pb[CH3CO]2) used in dyeing cotton fiber plus making enamels and varnishes
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