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(Elements & Compounds) a white crystalline powder derived from bauxite and used in the manufacture of glass and ceramics, aluminium and its salts, and in dyeing. Formula: Al(OH)3 or Al2O3.3H2O
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|Noun||1.||aluminium hydroxide - white crystalline compound that occurs naturally as the mineral gibbsite|
gibbsite - white crystalline mineral consisting of aluminum hydroxide; a constituent of bauxite and a source of alumina