from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A salt of hydrobromic acid: same as
bromide. Also called bromhydrate.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Chem.) Same as
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- noun chemistry
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To arrest this process and to fix the picture (so far at least as the further agency of light is concerned), it is to be thrown into water very slightly acidulated with sulphuric acid, and well soaked, dried, washed with hydrobromate of potash, rinsed and dried again. ***”
Photographic Reproduction Processes Peter C. Duchochois
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