Triple salt

(Chem.) a salt containing three distinct basic atoms as radicals; thus, microcosmic salt is a triple salt.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The salt is present as a component of a triple salt, 2KHS[O.sub.5] KHS[O.sub.4] [K.sub.2]S[O.sub.4], potassium hydrogen peroxymonosulfate [CAS-RN 70693-62-8].