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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Approximately 160 m 2 cement screed in partial areas, approximately 2 900 m 2 calcium sulfate screed in partial areas, approximately 2 400 m 2 linoleum flooring.
In the first experiment, a completely randomized design was used with five treatments according to the use of soil conditioners (without correction, calcium sulfate, elemental sulfur, organic matter and non-saline soil) with 12 replicates, totaling 60 pots with 6.
Ceramics such as calcium sulfate hemihydrate (plaster of Paris), silicate-based glasses, and calcium sulfate dihydrate (gypsum), and calcium phosphates are used for producing implant devices and bone graft.
This study aimed to evaluate the therapeutic effects of calcium sulfate (CS) combined with platelet-rich plasma (PRP) on long bone defect restoration.
The primary product of concrete decomposition by sulfuric acid is calcium sulfate (CaS[O.
USDA-ARS researchers set out to determine how acidified calcium sulfate (ACS) would succeed in sanitizing whole cantaloupe.
The experiment had a factorial design consisting of a combination of four concentrations of calcium sulfate (CaS[O.
Piasecki; Use of calcium sulfate bone graft substitute for benign bone lesions; Orthopedics.
The fine-grained rocks are filled with veins and spherical deposits, including what appears to be calcium sulfate - a mineral formed on Earth when water flows through rock fractures.
These veins are composed mainly of hydrated calcium sulfate, such as bassinite or gypsum," ChemCam team member Nicolas Mangold of the Laboratoire de Planetologie et Geodynamique de Nantes, in Nantes, France, said.
A useful polymer is polylactic acid; the ceramic may be calcium carbonate, calcium sulfate, tricalcium phosphate, or tetracalcium phosphate.
Good sources of dietary calcium include low- or non-fat dairy products, spinach, sardines and salmon, fortified orange juice and cereals, and tofu made with calcium sulfate.