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synonyms for gypsum

  • adhesive
  • cement
  • glue
  • lime
  • mortar
  • stucco
  • binding
  • coat
  • dressing
  • gum
  • mucilage
  • paste
  • plaster of Paris
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How to use gypsum in a sentence

Hae Won Sohn uses gypsum cement to construct small abstract sculptures that resemble rock and bone.
IN THE GALLERIES: PHOTOS CAPTURE A FLEETING MOMENT, LEAVE AN INDELIBLE IMPRESSIONMARK JENKINSSEPTEMBER 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Workers dumped 11,000 tons of gypsum minerals into riverbeds filled with dangerously alkaline sludge to keep it from burning organisms.
5 FAMOUS ENVIRONMENTAL DISASTERS WHERE HUMANS AND NATURE HEALED TOGETHERMEERA SUBRAMANIANFEBRUARY 16, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
It is sometimes mixed with lime or gypsum, and dried with heat, and sometimes with animal charcoal or peat charcoal.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
"There is an extensive underlying layer of gypsum, here," he said.
THE PLANET STRAPPERSRAYMOND ZINKE GALLUN
At the top there is a small aperture, which is hermetically closed with gypsum.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
The difficulty of boiling them soft arises from an excess of gypsum imbibed during their growth.
THE MIRROR OF LITERATURE, AMUSEMENT, AND INSTRUCTION, VOL. 13, ISSUE 372, SATURDAY, MAY 30, 1829VARIOUS
The gypsum reposing on the mud is composed of plates in such close juxtaposition as to resemble an artificial pavement.
THE DESERT WORLDARTHUR MANGIN
Gypsum occurs in large quantities in association with the rock-salt of the Salt Range, but the local demand is small.
THE PANJAB, NORTH-WEST FRONTIER PROVINCE, AND KASHMIRSIR JAMES MCCRONE DOUIE
Other adulterants of cream of tartar are acid calcium phosphate, starch, gypsum, and alum.
DETECTION OF THE COMMON FOOD ADULTERANTSEDWIN M. BRUCE
If gypsum has been used to clarify the wine, it will be present in the cream of tartar as calcium tartrate.
DETECTION OF THE COMMON FOOD ADULTERANTSEDWIN M. BRUCE
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WORDS RELATED TO GYPSUM

  • adhesive
  • binding
  • cement
  • coat
  • dressing
  • glue
  • gum
  • gypsum
  • lime
  • mortar
  • mucilage
  • paste
  • plaster of Paris
  • stucco
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.