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Characters. - A blue crystalline salt, in oblique prisms.
Preparation. - Vide p. 674.
Solubility. - It is soluble in water, forming a pale blue solution which strongly reddens litmus.
Reactions. - The aqueous solution gives the reactions of copper and a sulphate.