calcium sulfate

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Noun1.calcium sulfate - a white salt (CaSO4)
gypsum - a common white or colorless mineral (hydrated calcium sulphate) used to make cements and plasters (especially plaster of Paris)
plaster of Paris, plaster - any of several gypsum cements; a white powder (a form of calcium sulphate) that forms a paste when mixed with water and hardens into a solid; used in making molds and sculptures and casts for broken limbs
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
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In other species, as in pigs, the pH of the urine could be acidified by the inclusion of calcium sulfate (CaSO4) in different doses, being a higher dose responsible for greater acidification (CANH et al.
Collected gas samples were passed through a desiccant (CaSO4) before the samples flew into the gas analyzer.
Of these tested substances, NaCl, KCl, glucose, sucrose, citric acid, NaH2PO4, CaSO4, Cr(VI), NaIO4, CaCl2, CuCl2, KI and MgCl2 exhibited lower fluorescence response as compared to BH, while SDS, isatin and FeCl2 had a little obvious effect on the fluorescence recovery ratio (I-I0)/I0.
Salts which commonly come from these sources include NaCl, NaHCO3, Na2CO3.10H2O, Na2SO4, K2SO4, CaCO3, CaCl2 and CaSO4; these and many other salts are discharged in sewage water.
The terrigenous source brings about crustal elements from soil erosion (Kubilay & Saydam, 1995; Guerzoni et al., 1999), which mainly involve metal oxides ([Fe.sub.2][O.sub.3]), aluminosilicates (Si[O.sub.2], [Al.sub.2][O.sub.3]) Clays, calcium sulfate (CaSO4) and sodium chloride (NaCl).
Li, "Optimization on tribological properties of aramid fibre and CaSO4 whisker reinforced non-metallic friction material with analytic hierarchy process and preference ranking organization method for enrichment evaluations," Materials and Corrosion, vol.
Voigt, "Crystallization and Phase Stability of CaSO4 and CaSO 4--Based Salts," Monatshefte fur Chemie, vol.
Plaster is made of calcium sulfate and water with a chemical formula of CaSO4 x 2H2O.
Jayakumar, Nano-fibrin stabilized CaSO4 crystals incorporated injectable chitin composite hydrogel for enhanced angiogenesis & osteogenesis, Carbohydr Polym, 140, 144-53 (2016).
Naturalization of clay egg-white mix has been performed by heating, NaOH, H2SO4, water, CaSO4.2H2O and their combinations.
Gypsum, chemically known as Calcium Sulphate Di-hydrate (CaSO4.2H2O is naturally occurring white powdery mineral as well as one of the most commonly used materials in the dental life.