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n.1.(Min.) A white or gray crystalline mineral consisting of the acid phosphate of calcium.
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These include hydroxyapatite (HA) and calcium orthophosphate dihydrate.
DEP has introduced calcium orthophosphate into the water to reduce the amount of lead that leaches into water from lead service mains.
Calcium Orthophosphates as Bioceramics; Self-Setting Calcium Orthophosphate Formulations: Cements, Concretes, Pastes and Putties
The city also added calcium orthophosphate to the water supply to control corrosion in pipes which leaches lead into drinking water and recommended running taps for one minute before using.
Synthesis and Sintering of Calcium Orthophosphate Powders: Sergej M.