Definition of “calcium sulphate” - English Dictionary

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“calcium sulphate” in British English

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calcium sulphatenoun [ U ]

UK specialized US calcium sulfate uk /ˌkæl.si.əm ˈsʌl.feɪt/ us /ˌkæl.si.əm ˈsʌl.feɪt/

a white chemical substance used to make cement and plaster of Paris and to make other substances dry

→  gypsum

(Definition of “calcium sulphate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)