potassa

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Potassa derives from the Dutch potasch (potash).

Noun[edit]

potassa (uncountable)

  1. a trivial name for chemical compound potassium hydroxide.

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References[edit]

  • Potassa and Potassium in the Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, 1974 edition.

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

potassa

  1. Inessive singular form of potta.

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

potassa

  1. third-person singular past historic of potasser

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

potassa f (plural potasse)

  1. potash; potassium carbonate

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