alkaline earth

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Synonyms for alkaline earth

any of the bivalent metals of group II of the periodic table (calcium or strontium or barium or magnesium or beryllium)

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In wood ash, alkaline and alkaline earth elements are primarily present as oxides, hydroxides, or carbonates, but also as chlorides [14,15].