Algaroth powder
/al"geuh rawth', -roth'/.
[1795-1805; part trans. of F poudre d'algaroth powder of algaroth < It algarotto, named after Vittorio Algarotto (d. 1604), Italian physician]

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  • Algaroth powder — /al geuh rawth , roth /. See antimony oxychloride. [1795 1805; part trans. of F poudre d algaroth powder of algaroth < It algarotto, named after Vittorio Algarotto (d. 1604), Italian physician] …   Useful english dictionary

  • powder of algaroth — ˈalgəˌrȯth, räth Usage: usually capitalized A Etymology: part translation of French poudre d algaroth, from poudre powder + d of + algaroth powder of algaroth, from Italian algarotto, from Vittorio Algarotto died 1604 Italian physician : a white …   Useful english dictionary

  • Algaroth — Algarot Al ga*rot, Algaroth Al ga*roth, n. [F. algaroth, fr. the name of the inventor, Algarotti.] (Med.) A term used for the Powder of Algaroth, a white powder which is a compound of trichloride and trioxide of antimony. It was formerly used in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • algaroth — noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized : powder of algaroth …   Useful english dictionary

  • antimony oxychloride — Chem. a white, water insoluble powder, SbOCl, used chiefly in the manufacture of antimony salts. Also called Algaroth powder. * * * …   Universalium

  • antimony oxychloride — Chem. a white, water insoluble powder, SbOCl, used chiefly in the manufacture of antimony salts. Also called Algaroth powder …   Useful english dictionary

  • Algarot — Al ga*rot, Algaroth Al ga*roth, n. [F. algaroth, fr. the name of the inventor, Algarotti.] (Med.) A term used for the Powder of Algaroth, a white powder which is a compound of trichloride and trioxide of antimony. It was formerly used in medicine …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Algarot — IUPAC name antimony oxide chloride …   Wikipedia

  • List of alchemical substances — Alchemical studies produced a number of substances, which were later classified as particular chemical compounds or mixtures of compounds.Many of these terms were in common use into the 20th century.* Aqua Fortis nitric acid, can be formed by 2… …   Wikipedia

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