hydrated sodium carbonate, NaCO10HO
Origin of natronFrench from Spanish natrón from Arabic na?r?n from Classical Greek nitron: see niter
A mineral of hydrous sodium carbonate, Na2CO3 · 10H2O, often found crystallized with other salts. It can act as a dessicant and was used in mummification.
Origin of natronFrench from Spanish natrón from Arabic na&tlowdot;rūn niter from Greek nitron ; see niter .