magnesium carbonate definition

  • noun:
    • A very light, odorless, white powdery mixture, MgCO3, utilized in numerous manufactured products including inks, cup, dentifrices, and cosmetics.
    • The magnesium sodium of carbonic-acid, MgCO3; its a white powdery solid that develops as magnesite also minerals; it utilized as a mild base plus in many commercial applications
    • a rather white crystalline salt that develops obviously as magnesite or as dolomite

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