• Definition for "mirabilite"
    • A saline evaporite, composed of sodium sulphate, utilizing…
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  • Sentence for "mirabilite"
    • Sodium sulfate decahydrate, Na2SO4. 10H2O; also…
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mirabilite definition

  • noun:
    • A saline evaporite, composed of sodium sulphate, utilizing the chemical formula Na2SO4·10H2O.
    • Native sodium sulphate; Glauber's salt.
    • A name given to the hydrous sulphate of sodium, or Glauber salt, happening usually in a state of efflorescence about salt-springs. It is used as an alternative for soda within the manufacture of cup.
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