calcium phosphate

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n calcium phosphate a phosphate of calcium; a main constituent of animal bones
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Usage

In literature:

Mineral matters are inorganic, being chlorides, carbonates or phosphates of calcium, sodium and potassium.
"The Home of the Blizzard" by Douglas Mawson
By a combination of phosphorus with sodium, potassium, calcium, and magnesium, the various phosphates are formed.
"A Practical Physiology" by Albert F. Blaisdell
The principal saline substances are common salt, the sulphates and phosphates of potassium, sodium, calcium, and magnesium.
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
On the supposition that bone ash is pure calcium phosphate, what weight of it would be required in the preparation of 1 kg.
"An Elementary Study of Chemistry" by William McPherson
The dinies' teeth weren't mere calcium phosphate, like other beasts.
"Attention Saint Patrick" by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
Calcium phosphate in Chincha guano, 305.
"Manures and the principles of manuring" by Charles Morton Aikman
The marine phosphate beds originally consist principally of calcium phosphate and calcium carbonate in varying proportions.
"The Economic Aspect of Geology" by C. K. Leith
Casein is combined with, and kept in solution by, lime, soda, and calcium phosphate, and its amount averages a little over 3 per cent.
"The Bacillus of Long Life" by Loudon Douglas
It is a very impure form of carbon, containing on the average about 80% of calcium phosphate.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 3" by Various
The most easily grown are the soluble salts of calcium in solutions of alkaline phosphates and carbonates, to which we have already alluded.
"The Mechanism of Life" by St├ęphane Leduc
It is a compound of calcium phosphate with calcium fluoride or chloride.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 2" by Various
AUTUNITE, a hydrous phosphate of uranium and calcium, crystallizing in the rhombic system in yellow plates.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 3" by Various
It contains about 15% of carbon and 85% of calcium phosphate.
"Paint Technology and Tests" by Henry A. Gardner
The bones, which now contain 5 to 6% of glue-forming nitrogen and about 60% of calcium phosphate, are next treated for glue.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 2" by Various
Salts, such as chlorides, phosphates of calcium, magnesium, and ammonium, occur in small quantities.
"Natural History of Cottonmouth Moccasin, Agkistrodon piscovorus (Reptilia)" by Ray D. Burkett
Calcium phosphate and calcium sulphate in 2-gram doses proved harmless to a rabbit weighing about 1,400 grams.
"Barium, A Cause of the Loco-Weed Disease" by Albert Cornelius Crawford
The coagulum formed in the case of milk includes fat and calcium phosphate.
"The Book of Cheese" by Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
The precipitated phosphate is then well washed by decantation to remove calcium chloride.
"Animal Proteins" by Hugh Garner Bennett
Calcium phosphate is much employed in treating rickets, and calcium chloride in haemoptysis and haemophylia.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 16, Slice 6" by Various
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In news:

Beyond vitamin D and phosphate, new ingredients help support calcium.
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It is unique compared to all the other fluoride varnishes MI Varnish with RECALDENT (CPP-ACP) brings bio-available calcium, phosphate, and fluoride to the tooth surface, releasing high levels of fluoride.
Researchers Nano-size Calcium Phosphate for Drug Delivery.
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