prussiate


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prus·si·ate

 (prŭs′ē-āt′)
n.
1. A ferrocyanide or ferricyanide.
2. A salt of hydrocyanic acid; cyanide. In both senses, this word is no longer in technical use.

prussiate

(ˈprʌʃɪɪt)
n
(Elements & Compounds) any cyanide, ferrocyanide, or ferricyanide
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Additionally, a new entry in Chemical Cuisine for Yellow prussiate of soda stated the anti-caking agent, used by salt manufacturers, is safe, despite the fact that the ingredient contains cyanide.
the picture will appear if sprayed with a weak solution of prussiate of potash.
Forest Service indicate that the presence of sodium ferrocyanide (yellow prussiate of soda, or YPS) increased the toxicity of fire retardants that are commonly used by the U.