magnesia magnesia  /mæɡ ˈni ʒə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a white solid mineral that occurs naturally as periclase; a source of magnesium

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Since then I have needed no magnesia.
  2. It was some disease they had when they talked like that; he had read about it in the papers many's the time; magnesia was the name of it, or rhodesia, or one of them.
  3. The most familiar, in the form of milk of magnesia, is magnesium hydroxide, and this is the main ingredient in many brand-name preparations.

News

  1. Simple and inexpensive process to make a material for CO2 adsorption

    Researchers have developed a novel, simple method to synthesize hierarchically nanoporous frameworks of nanocrystalline metal oxides such as magnesia and ceria by the thermal conversion of well-designed metal-organic frameworks (MOFs).
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Science Daily

  2. Simple and inexpensive process to make a material for carbon dioxide adsorption

    Researchers in South Korea have developed a novel, simple method to synthesize hierarchically nanoporous frameworks of nanocrystalline metal oxides such as magnesia and ceria by the thermal conversion of well-designed metal-organic frameworks.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Science Daily

  3. An innovative material for the green Earth

    ( Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology(UNIST) ) Researchers from Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, S. Korea, developed a novel, simple method to synthesize hierarchically nanoporous frameworks of nanocrystalline metal oxides such as magnesia and ceria by the thermal conversion of well-designed metal-organic frameworks.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

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