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alum

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1. Any of various double sulfates of a trivalent metal such as aluminum, chromium, or iron and a univalent metal such as potassium or sodium, especially aluminum potassium sulfate, AlK(SO4)2·12H2O, widely used in industry as clarifiers, hardeners, and purifiers and medicinally as topical astringents and styptics.

2. Informal An alumna or alumnus.

3. A potassium sulfate KAl(SO)·12HO or an ammonium aluminum sulfate NHAl(SO)·12HO used especially as an emetic and as an astringent and styptic.

4. Any of various double salts isomorphous with potassium aluminum sulfate.

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Alum Sentence Examples

Early in 1898 permanent stations were established between Alum Bay and Bournemouth, a distance of 142 m., where successful results were obtained.0 | 0 |
P. Granville put into practice between Alum Bay in the Isle of Wight and the Needles lighthouse a method which depends upon conduction through sea water.0 | 0 |
Alum and blue vitriol (sulphate of copper) are manufactured from decomposed schists at Khetri in Shaikhawati.0 | 0 |
It is said to yield well, and a quantity of the manufactured alum is sent to Sydney for local consumption.0 | 0 |
The modern town in the immediate neighbourhood, still known as Fokia, was founded by the Genoese in 1421 on account of the rich alum mines in the neighbourhood.0 | 0 |
Later the Bournemouth station was removed to Poole Harbour, and the Alum Bay station to Niton in the Isle of Wight, the distance being thus increased to 30 m.0 | 0 |
Large deposits of alum occur close to the village of Bulladelah, 30 m.0 | 0 |
Jager has described coprolites from the alum-slate of Gaildorf in Wurttemberg; the fish-coprolites of Burdiehouse and of Newcastle-under-Lyme are of Carboniferous age.0 | 0 |
Other minerals found here are graphite, alum, potter's clay and roofing-slate, and, besides, famous silvermines were worked at Iglau during the middle ages.0 | 0 |
Industries include slate quarrying, shipbuilding, iron and brass foundries, alum, vitriol, manure, guano and tobacco works.0 | 0 |
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