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potash alum

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  1. alum, potassium alum, potash alumnoun

    a white crystalline double sulfate of aluminum: the potassium double sulfate of aluminum


  1. potash alumnoun

    alum, hydrated potassium aluminium sulphate, formula KSO.Al(SO).24HO

  2. Etymology: potash + alum


  1. potash alum

    Potash alum, also known as potassium alum, is a double sulfate of potassium and aluminum with the chemical formula KAl(SO4)2. It is commonly used in water purification, leather tanning, dyeing, and in fireproofing textiles. It appears as a colorless to white mineral and is often formed in small octahedral or cubic crystals.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of potash alum in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of potash alum in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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