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magne′sium car′bonate(n.)

  1. a white powder, MgCO3, insoluble in water and alcohol, soluble in acids, used in dentifrices and cosmetics, as an antacid, and as a refractory material.

    Category: Chemistry


  1. magnesium carbonate(Noun)

    The magnesium salt of carbonic acid, MgCO; it is a white powdery solid that occurs as magnesite and other minerals; it used as a mild base and in numerous industrial applications


  1. Magnesium carbonate

    Magnesium carbonate, MgCO3, is an inorganic salt that is a white solid. Several hydrated and basic forms of magnesium carbonate also exist as minerals.


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