cupric sulfate


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cupric

 [ku´prik]
pertaining to or containing divalent copper.
cupric sulfate a crystalline salt of copper used as an emetic, astringent, and fungicide, as an oral antidote to phosphorus poisoning, as a topical treatment of cutaneous phosphorus burns, and as a catalyst in iron deficiency anemia.

cu·pric sul·fate

(kū'prik sŭl'fāt),
A blue salt highly poisonous to algae, it is a prompt and active emetic, and is used as an irritant, astringent, and fungicide.

cupric sulfate

a crystalline salt of copper used as an emetic, astringent, and fungicide, as an oral antidote to phosphorus poisoning, as a topical treatment of cutaneous phosphorus burns, and as a catalyst in iron deficiency anemia.

cu·pric sul·fate

(kyū'prik sŭl'fāt)
A blue salt highly poisonous to algae, it is a prompt and active emetic, and is used as an irritant, astringent, and fungicide.
Synonym(s): copper sulfate, copper sulphate.
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Studies on the feeding of cupric sulfate pentahydrate and cupric citrate to broiler chickens.
Three Months Ended Six Months Ended June 30, June 30, 2008 2007 2008 2007 Cost of service fees 315,881 354,530 686,916 583,148 Cost of cupric sulfate 238,577 168,454 525,103 265,751 Cost of other recycled commodities 536,944 330,693 807,476 514,546 Total 1,091,402 853,677 2,019,495 1,363,445
Increased revenues from operations also result from an increase in sales of cupric sulfate, which experienced a $320,510 or 83% increase during these three months in 2008 in comparison with the corresponding three months of 2007, as both unit prices and volume of cupric sulfate increased.
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