Ferrous-sulfate meaning

A white to blue-green crystalline compound, FeSO4 , occurring in nature as various hydrate minerals such as copperas, and used as a pigment, fertilizer, and feed additive, in sewage and water treatment, and as a medicine in the treatment of iron deficiency.
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A green, crystalline compound, FeSO47H2O, used in dyeing, the making of ink, etc.; copperas.
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A white to blue-green crystalline compound, FeSO4 , occurring in nature as various hydrate minerals such as copperas, and used as a pigment, fertilizer, and feed additive, in sewage and water treatment, and as a medicine in the treatment of iron deficiency.
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A bluish-green crystalline compound that is used in sewage and water treatment, and as a pigment and fertilizer. It is also used in medicine to treat iron deficiency. Also called green vitriol. Chemical formula: FeSO4·7H2O.
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(dated, inorganic chemistry) Iron(II) sulfate.
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