lead acetate


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lead acetate

 (lĕd)
n.
A poisonous white crystalline trihydrate salt, Pb(C2H3O2)2·3H2O, having a sweet taste and used in hair dyes, waterproofing compounds, and varnishes. Also called sugar of lead.

lead acetate

n
(Elements & Compounds) a white crystalline toxic solid used in dyeing cotton and in making varnishes and enamels. Formula: Pb(CH3CO)2. Systematic name: lead(II) acetate Also called: sugar of lead

lead′ ac′etate

(lɛd)
n.
a white, crystalline, water-soluble, poisonous solid, Pb(C2H3O2)2∙ 3H2O, used chiefly as a mordant in dyeing and printing textiles and as a drier in paints and varnishes.
[1895–1900]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lead acetate - a poisonous white solid (Pb[CH3CO]2) used in dyeing cotton and in making enamels and varnishes
acetate, ethanoate - a salt or ester of acetic acid
dye, dyestuff - a usually soluble substance for staining or coloring e.g. fabrics or hair
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The first five ingredients to be reviewed should the legislation pass are: diazolidinyl urea, a preservative in a wide range of products, including deodorants, shampoos, conditioners, bubble baths and lotions; lead acetate, used as a color additive in hair dyes; methylene glycol/formaldehyde, used in hair treatments; propyl paraben, a preservative in a wide range of products, including shampoos, conditioners and lotion; and quatemium-15, which is used as a preservative in a wide range of products, including shampoos, shaving creams, skin creams and cleansers.
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The first set of chemicals for review includes: diazolidinyl urea, which is used as a preservative in a wide range of products including deodorant, shampoo, conditioner, bubble bath and lotion; lead acetate, which is used as a color additive in hair dye; methylene glycol/formaldehyde, which is used in hair treatments; propyl paraben, which is used as a preservative in a wide range of products including shampoo, conditioner and lotion; and quaternium-15, which is used as a preservative in a wide range of products including shampoo, skin creams and cleansers.
Objective: To evaluate the protective role of garlic extract on the histoloy of the uterine epithelium exposed to lead acetate in an animal model.
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