strontium hydroxide


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strontium hydroxide

[′strän·tē·əm hī′dräk‚sīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
Sr(OH)2 Colorless deliquescent crystals that absorb carbon dioxide from air, soluble in hot water and acids, melts at 375°C; used by the sugar industry, in lubricants and soaps, and as a plastic stabilizer. Also known as strontium hydrate.
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