aluminum compound


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  • aluminum chloride — n a deliquescent compound AlCl3 or Al2Cl3 that is used as a topical astringent and antiseptic on the skin, in some deodorants to control sweating, and in the anhydrous form as a catalyst see MUCICARMINE * * * [USP] aluminum chloride hexahydrate,… …   Medical dictionary

  • aluminum oxide — n ALUMINA * * * a compound, occurring naturally as corundum and in hydrated form as bauxite, that is the raw material in aluminum production; impure crystalline forms include emery, ruby, and sapphire. Very fine grains are used in the production… …   Medical dictionary

  • aluminum bromide — aluminum bromide, a colorless or yellowish white, crystalline compound used in organic synthesis. Formula: AlBr3•6H2O …   Useful english dictionary

  • aluminum processing — Introduction       preparation of the ore for use in various products.       Aluminum, or aluminium (Al), is a silvery white metal with a melting point of 660° C (1,220° F) and a density of 2.7 grams per cubic centimetre. The most abundant… …   Universalium

  • aluminum — aluminic /al yeuh min ik/, adj. /euh looh meuh neuhm/, n. 1. Chem. a silver white metallic element, light in weight, ductile, malleable, and not readily corroded or tarnished, occurring combined in nature in igneous rock, shale, clay, and most… …   Universalium

  • Compound bow — A Browning Compound Bow A compound bow is a modern bow that uses a levering system, usually of cables and pulleys, to bend the limbs. The limbs of a compound bow are much stiffer than those of a recurve bow or longbow. This limb stiffness makes… …   Wikipedia

  • aluminum — A white silvery metal of very light weight; atomic no. 13, atomic wt. 26.981539. Many salts and compounds are used in medicine and dentistry. [L. alumen, alum] a. acetate used as a disinfectant by embalmers; proposed as …   Medical dictionary

  • compound-nucleus model — ▪ nuclear physics       description of atomic nuclei proposed (1936) by the Danish physicist Niels Bohr (Bohr, Niels) to explain nuclear reactions as a two stage process comprising the formation of a relatively long lived intermediate nucleus and …   Universalium

  • aluminum adjuvant — an aluminum containing compound, such as aluminum hydroxide or alum, that by combining with soluble antigen forms a precipitate; slow release of the antigen from the precipitate on injection causes prolonged, strong antibody response …   Medical dictionary

  • aluminum hydroxide — noun white crystalline compound that occurs naturally as the mineral gibbsite • Syn: ↑aluminium hydroxide, ↑hydrated aluminum oxide, ↑hydrated aluminium oxide • Hypernyms: ↑hydroxide, ↑hydrated oxide • Substance Holonyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • aluminum chloride — noun a chloride used as a wood preservative or catalyst (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑aluminium chloride • Hypernyms: ↑chloride * * * aluminum chloride, a colorless or yellowish, crystalline compound used as a deodorant, as a disinfectant, and as a… …   Useful english dictionary

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