- Nitrate of potash
- Potassium nitrate
- found: Wikipedia, Sept. 8, 2012 (Potassium nitrate is a chemical compound with the formula KNO₃. It is an ionic salt of potassium ions K⁺ and nitrate ions NO₃⁻. It occurs as a mineral niter and is a natural solid source of nitrogen. Potassium nitrate is one of several nitrogen-containing compounds collectively referred to as saltpeter)
- found: Merrium-Webster online dictionary, Sept. 8, 2012 (potassium nitrate: a crystalline salt KNO₃ that is a strong oxidizing agent and is used in medicine chiefly as a diuretic; called also niter, saltpeter)
- 1986-02-11: new
- 2012-12-06: revised
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