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erythrite

  

      n  
1      (Also called)    cobalt bloom   a pink to purple secondary mineral consisting of hydrated cobalt arsenate in monoclinic crystalline form. Formula: Co3(AsO4)2.8H2O  
2       another name for       erythritol  
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erythritol   , erythrite         
      n   a sweet crystalline compound extracted from certain algae and lichens and used in medicine to dilate the blood vessels of the heart; 1,2,3,4-butanetetrol. Formula: C4H10O4  


erythrite         
      n  
1      (Also called)    cobalt bloom   a pink to purple secondary mineral consisting of hydrated cobalt arsenate in monoclinic crystalline form. Formula: Co3(AsO4)2.8H2O  
2       another name for       erythritol  

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