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pearl ash Syllabification: pearl ash
Pronunciation: /ˈpərl ˌaSH/

Definition of pearl ash in English:


Commercial potassium carbonate.
Example sentences
  • The first type, invented in the USA in 1790, was ‘pearl ash’, potassium carbonate prepared from wood ash.
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