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synonyms for potash

  • manure
  • compost
  • dung
  • guano
  • humus
  • maul
  • mulch
  • buffalo chips
  • cow chips
  • peat moss
  • plant food
  • top dressing
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How to use potash in a sentence

This I attribute to the potash being in a little more caustic condition than when recrystallised with iodine.
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 177, MARCH 19, 1853VARIOUS
It dissolves in dilute potash, and on the addition of acetic acid is deposited in a pure state.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
Eventually, however, both varieties become converted into clay, their magnesia and potash passing gradually into soluble forms.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
All of them are particularly rich in potash, and contain but a small proportion of phosphoric acid.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
In 1829 an English chemist discovered that matches on which had been placed chlorate of potash could be ignited by friction.
ST. NICHOLAS, VOL. 5, NO. 5, MARCH, 1878VARIOUS
Furthermore, fisetin should give protocatechuic acid and phloroglucinol by fusion with caustic potash under proper conditions.
SOME CONSTITUENTS OF THE POISON IVY PLANT: (RHUS TOXICODENDRON)WILLIAM ANDERSON SYME
With an excess of caustic potash, the red color returned and was permanent.
SOME CONSTITUENTS OF THE POISON IVY PLANT: (RHUS TOXICODENDRON)WILLIAM ANDERSON SYME
The remainder was heated with alcoholic potash and reprecipitated with hydrochloric acid.
SOME CONSTITUENTS OF THE POISON IVY PLANT: (RHUS TOXICODENDRON)WILLIAM ANDERSON SYME
On the evening following, the forearm was immersed in a bowl of hot permanganate solution containing a little caustic potash.
SOME CONSTITUENTS OF THE POISON IVY PLANT: (RHUS TOXICODENDRON)WILLIAM ANDERSON SYME
Peaches and plums require more nitrogen during early growth, and more potash when in full bearing.
DWARF FRUIT TREESF. A. WAUGH
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WORDS RELATED TO POTASH

  • buffalo chips
  • compost
  • cow chips
  • dung
  • guano
  • humus
  • manure
  • maul
  • mulch
  • peat moss
  • plant food
  • potash
  • top dressing
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