potassium fluoride


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potassium fluoride

[pə′tas·ē·əm ′flu̇r‚īd]
(inorganic chemistry)
KF or KF·2H2O Poisonous, white, deliquescent crystals with saline taste; soluble in water and hydrofluoric acid, insoluble in alcohol; melts at 846°C; used to etch glass and as a preservative and insecticide.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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