metathetical salts

metathetical salts

[¦med·ə¦thed·ə·kəl ′sȯls]
(chemistry)
Salts that form a four-component, ternary equilibrium system in which there are four possible binary systems, resulting in two quadruple points.
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Design of separation schemes for fractional crystallization of metathetical salts," AIChE Journal, 49(7), pp.